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Brief report: major depressive disorder with psychotic features in Williams Syndrome: a case series
Descriptions of individuals with Williams syndrome (WS) and co-morbid major depressive disorder (MDD) with psychotic features have not appeared in the literature. In addition to reviewing previous reports of psychotic ...
Psychoses of epilepsy: A study comparing the clinical features of patients with focal versus generalized epilepsies
(ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE, 2011)
In the literature, psychosis of epilepsy (POE) has been described as one of the most frequent psychiatric comorbidities of epilepsy, occurring particularly in association with temporal lobe epilepsy. However, the presence ...
Diagnóstico clínico y psicométrico de la depresión en pacientes de medicina general
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2001)
A systematic review of suicide and suicide attempts in adolescents with psychotic disorders
Background: Suicide is the main cause of premature death in patients with psychosis. Therefore, the goal of the present study was to review suicide in adolescents with psychotic disorders by evaluating factors associated ...
Psychosis and the Control of Lucid Dreaming
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteBrasilUFRN, 2016)
Dreaming and psychosis share important features, such as intrinsic sense perceptions independent of external stimulation, and a general lack of criticism that is associated with reduced frontal cerebral activity. Awareness ...
Childhood adversity increases risk of psychotic experiences in patients with substance use disorder
Introduction: Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) increase the risk of psychotic experiences (PE), but little is known about heterogeneities of this association in different developmental stages, dimensions, or whether ...
Pregnancy Delusions and Pseudocyesis: Brief Approach
Introduction: Pregnancy delusions have usually been considered as symptoms of psychotic disorders in opposition to the hysterical and psychosomatic nature of pseudocyesis, though several authors have described some ...
Psycho-emotional characteristics that facilitate smoking cessation
Objectives: To investigate and clarify which psycho-emotional factors are related to success in smoking cessation. Results: Of the 65 individuals who participated in the study, 36 were successful in smoking cessation. There ...
First manic episode in a patient with breast cancer
(Elsevier B.V., 2013-11-01)
Mental disorders occur in as much as 50% of patients with cancer, impairing the oncologic prognosis and quality of life. the diagnostic investigation and treatment planning of this comorbidity impose a clinical challenge ...