Submitted for Publication: April 12, 2013; final revision received October 1, 2013; accepted October 3, 2013.
Published Online: January 29, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.4186.
Study concept and design: Ginsburg, Keeton, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Compton, Iyengar, Birmaher, Rynn, March, Kendall.
Acquisition of data: Ginsburg, Keeton, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Compton, Sullivan, Caporino, Peris, Birmaher, Rynn, March, Kendall.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Ginsburg, Becker, Keeton, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Compton, Iyengar, Sullivan, Birmaher, Rynn, Kendall.
Drafting of the manuscript: Ginsburg, Becker, Keeton, Sakolsky, Sullivan, Rynn, Kendall.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Ginsburg, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Compton, Iyengar, Sullivan, Caporino, Peris, Birmaher, Rynn, March, Kendall.
Statistical analysis: Becker, Sakolsky, Compton, Iyengar, Sullivan, Rynn.
Obtained funding: Ginsburg, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Rynn, March, Kendall.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Ginsburg, Keeton, Sakolsky, Piacentini, Albano, Sullivan, Peris, Rynn, March.
Study supervision: Ginsburg, Piacentini, Albano, Caporino, Peris, Rynn, Kendall.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Ginsburg reports receiving funding from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and the Department of Education. Dr Sakolsky reports receiving research funding from the NIMH and the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (formerly NARSAD), receiving an honorarium from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and serving as an editorial board member of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology News; her spouse is a computer programmer for Thermo Fisher Scientific. Dr Piacentini reports receiving research support from Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, consultant fees from Bayer Schering Pharma, and book royalties from Oxford University Press. Dr Albano reports receiving grant support from the NIMH and Duke University, royalties from Oxford Press and Lynn Sonberg Books, and honoraria from the American Psychological Association and Brackett Global. Dr Compton reports receiving research support from the NIMH and Shire Pharmaceuticals and being the associate editor of Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology and Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. Dr Peris reports receiving grants/funding from the NIMH and the International OCD Foundation. Dr Birmaher reports receiving research funding from the NIMH and royalties for publications from Random House and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Dr Rynn reports receiving grants/funding from the NIMH, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Eli Lilly, Pfizer, Merck, and Shire and royalties from APPI press. Dr Kendall reports receiving author royalties from the sales of treatment materials (Guilford, Oxford University Press, and Workbook Publishing); his spouse has a financial interest in and is affiliated with Workbook Publishing. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This research was supported by the NIMH (grants MH064089 to Dr Ginsburg, MH064003 to Dr Sakolsky, MH64088 to Dr Piacentini, MH64092 to Dr Albano, MH64107 to Dr March, and MH063747 to Dr Kendall).
Role of the Sponsor: The funding source had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Additional Contributions: We thank the following individuals who worked so diligently to complete this study: Columbia University Medical Center: A. Sarubbi, J. Guerry, O. Jablonka, K. Camacho, A. Rapp, C. Heleniak, and M. Goldfine; Duke University: J. Curry, D. Hood, B. Glass-Thomas, C. Mauro, N. Heilbron, J. Sapyta, R. Dingfelder, J. Compton, and P. Cuper; The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine: J. Walkup, N. Affrunti, M. Crosby Budinger, K. Drake, T. Drazdowski, A. Gordon-Hollingsworth, J. Christofferson, S. Makhzoumi, R. Teetsel, E. Santana, and R. Bloom; Temple University: C. Settipani, C. Wei, D. Brodman, J. Peterman, H. Makover, and J. Edmunds; UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior: L. Bergman, J. McCracken, S. Chang, J. Podell, R. Vivrette, D. Solis, M. Wu, and N. Abrahami; Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic: N. Curcio, J. Bender, H. Kumar, and K. Monk.