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Research & Reviews  487 results

Examination of ECG characteristics of patients admitted to emergency department with co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2021.04.027
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Ocak M, Tascanov MB et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Conversion disorder is defined as a disorder with one or more neurological symptoms that accompany psychological conflict, suggesting a physical disorder. It has been shown that patients with conversion disorder have an imbalance in the autonomic ...

Functional Neurological Disorder in the Emergency Department.
https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.14263
Academic Emergency Medicine : Official Journal of the Soc... Finkelstein SA, Cortel-LeBlanc MA et. al.

Apr 18th, 2021 - We provide a narrative review of functional neurological disorder (FND, or conversion disorder) for the emergency department (ED). Diagnosis of FND has shifted from a 'rule-out' disorder to one now based on the recognition of positive clinical sig...

A dimensional approach to functional movement disorders: Heresy or opportunity.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2021.04.005
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews; Spagnolo PA, Garvey M et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Functional movement disorders (FMD) are a common and disabling neuropsychiatric condition, part of the spectrum of functional neurological/conversion disorder. FMD represent one of the most enigmatic disorders in the history of medicine. However, ...

Late-onset camptocormia caused by a heterozygous in-frame CAPN3 deletion.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2021.02.012
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Spinazzi M, Poupiot J et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Camptocormia is defined by a pathological involuntary flexion of the thoracic and lumbar spine that is fully reducible in the supine position. Although originally described as a manifestation of conversion disorder, it is more commonly caused by a...

Direct verbal suggestibility: Measurement and significance.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2020.103036
Consciousness and Cognition; Oakley DA, Walsh E et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Hypnotic suggestibility is part of the wider psychological trait of direct verbal suggestibility (DVS). Historically, DVS in hypnosis has informed theories of consciousness and of conversion disorder. More recently it has served as a research tool...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  509 results

Examination of ECG characteristics of patients admitted to emergency department with co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2021.04.027
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Ocak M, Tascanov MB et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Conversion disorder is defined as a disorder with one or more neurological symptoms that accompany psychological conflict, suggesting a physical disorder. It has been shown that patients with conversion disorder have an imbalance in the autonomic ...

Functional Neurological Disorder in the Emergency Department.
https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.14263
Academic Emergency Medicine : Official Journal of the Soc... Finkelstein SA, Cortel-LeBlanc MA et. al.

Apr 18th, 2021 - We provide a narrative review of functional neurological disorder (FND, or conversion disorder) for the emergency department (ED). Diagnosis of FND has shifted from a 'rule-out' disorder to one now based on the recognition of positive clinical sig...

A dimensional approach to functional movement disorders: Heresy or opportunity.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2021.04.005
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews; Spagnolo PA, Garvey M et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Functional movement disorders (FMD) are a common and disabling neuropsychiatric condition, part of the spectrum of functional neurological/conversion disorder. FMD represent one of the most enigmatic disorders in the history of medicine. However, ...

Late-onset camptocormia caused by a heterozygous in-frame CAPN3 deletion.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2021.02.012
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Spinazzi M, Poupiot J et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Camptocormia is defined by a pathological involuntary flexion of the thoracic and lumbar spine that is fully reducible in the supine position. Although originally described as a manifestation of conversion disorder, it is more commonly caused by a...

Direct verbal suggestibility: Measurement and significance.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2020.103036
Consciousness and Cognition; Oakley DA, Walsh E et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Hypnotic suggestibility is part of the wider psychological trait of direct verbal suggestibility (DVS). Historically, DVS in hypnosis has informed theories of consciousness and of conversion disorder. More recently it has served as a research tool...

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News  33 results

A 23-Year-Old With Blindness After a Fall She Can't Remember
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/921730_5

Nov 26th, 2019 - The treatment of conversion disorder requires a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach. An initial neurologic consultation serves to corroborate this possible diagnosis by eliminating organic causes of the symptoms present. Psychiatric consultat...

Judicious EEG use identifies pseudosyncope during tilt-table testing
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/208545/anxiety-disorders/judicious-eeg-use-identifies-pseudosyncope-during-tilt?channel=184
M. Alexander Otto

Sep 22nd, 2019 - NEW ORLEANS – Limiting EEG during tilt-table testing to suspected pseudosyncope cases – instead of the common approaches, no EEG or EEG in everyone – greatly increases the chance of detecting the condition, according to an investigation from Vande.

Seizure-like episodes, but is it really epilepsy?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/205535/neurology/seizure-episodes-it-really-epilepsy/page/0/2?channel=47

Aug 1st, 2019 - Although NES is a common type of conversion disorder, it is often difficult to diagnose, manage, and treat. Patients often receive antiepileptic medications but continue to have worsening events that are refractory to treatment.

High Premature Death Rate for Psychogenic Seizures Troubling
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/906513

Dec 12th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) have a mortality rate that is more than two times higher than the general population and die at a rate comparable with that of patients who have drug-resistant epilepsy, new rese...

High Premature Death Rate for Psychogenic Seizures Troubling
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/906513

Dec 12th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) have a mortality rate that is more than two times higher than the general population and die at a rate comparable with that of patients who have drug-resistant epilepsy, new rese...

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