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Research & Reviews  221 results

Neurobiology of Functional Movement Disorder and Non-Epileptic Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00500994

Jul 18th, 2022 - Objectives: The study investigates the neurobiological correlates of conversion disorder (CD). The primary objectives are to investigate in CD patients: The role of emotional valence in an implicit emotional processing task (COMPLETE) The frequenc...

Acute medical workup for new-onset psychosis in children and adolescents: A retrospecti...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jhm.12905
Journal of Hospital Medicine; Muhrer E, Moxam A et. al.

Jul 14th, 2022 - No consensus exists about which medical testing is indicated for youth with new-onset psychotic symptoms. We conducted a chart review of youths aged 7-21 years who were medically hospitalized for workup of new-onset psychotic symptoms from January...

Treatment of Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11910-022-01209-3
Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports; Lopez MR, LaFrance WC

Jun 9th, 2022 - Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are the most common Functional Neurological Disorder/Conversion Disorder subtype. Significant advances have been made related to diagnosis, neurobiology, and treatment. In this review, we summarize updates ...

Contribution of Inflammation and Neuronal Integrity Markers in Patients With First-episode Conversive Motor Disorder
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05305014

Apr 22nd, 2022 - This project is an ancillary study carried out from the cohort of patients included in the HYCORE protocol "PET-Scan evaluation of metabolic abnormalities associated with the clinical evolution at 6 months of patients suffering from a motor conver...

Neuroimaging Biomarkers of Prognosis in Motor Functional Neurological Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03398070

Apr 5th, 2022 - Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) (Conversion Disorder) is a poorly understood and prevalent somatoform disorder, making up 16% of outpatient neurology referrals. Patients with motor FND (mFND) are difficult to treat, result in major morbidit...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Neurobiology of Functional Movement Disorder and Non-Epileptic Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00500994

Jul 18th, 2022 - Objectives: The study investigates the neurobiological correlates of conversion disorder (CD). The primary objectives are to investigate in CD patients: The role of emotional valence in an implicit emotional processing task (COMPLETE) The frequenc...

Contribution of Inflammation and Neuronal Integrity Markers in Patients With First-episode Conversive Motor Disorder
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05305014

Apr 22nd, 2022 - This project is an ancillary study carried out from the cohort of patients included in the HYCORE protocol "PET-Scan evaluation of metabolic abnormalities associated with the clinical evolution at 6 months of patients suffering from a motor conver...

Neuroimaging Biomarkers of Prognosis in Motor Functional Neurological Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03398070

Apr 5th, 2022 - Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) (Conversion Disorder) is a poorly understood and prevalent somatoform disorder, making up 16% of outpatient neurology referrals. Patients with motor FND (mFND) are difficult to treat, result in major morbidit...

Modulation of Sense of Agency With Non-invasive Brain Stimulation and Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05086380

Feb 24th, 2022 - A conversion disorder is a dysfunction of the nervous system in which no structural damage can be demonstrated. However, it must be distinguished from other psychiatric disorders such as psychosis or depression. There are a variety of signs of the...

Efficacy of Dorso-lateral Prefrontal Cortex Stimulation by tDCS in Motor Conversion Disorder Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04097184

Jan 4th, 2022 - Conversion disorder, also called "functional neurological disorder" (DSM-5), refers to impaired voluntary motor or sensory functions that are not compatible with a well-known neurological condition. This disorder affects up to 30% of hospitalized ...

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News  40 results

COVID Vaccine 'Side Effect' or Functional Neurological Disorder?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949294

Apr 14th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The development of unusual movements after COVID-19 vaccination may be a result of functional neurological disorder rather than being a direct adv...

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

Nov 27th, 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.

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
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.

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