Peter Brugger

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. Geisseler O, Pflugshaupt T, Buchmann A, Bezzola L, Reuter K, Schuknecht B, et al. Random number generation deficits in patients with multiple sclerosis: Characteristics and neural correlates. Cortex. 2016;82:237-243 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, our test results illustrate a loss of behavioral complexity in the course of MS, while the imaging results suggest an association between this loss and cortical pathology. ..
  2. Brugger P. The phantom limb in dreams. Conscious Cogn. 2008;17:1272-8; discussion 1279-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Such projective types of anosognosia ("transitivism") in nocturnal dreams should also be experimentally induced in normally-limbed individuals, and some relevant techniques are mentioned. ..
  3. Brugger P, Christen M, Jellestad L, Hänggi J. Limb amputation and other disability desires as a medical condition. Lancet Psychiatry. 2016;3:1176-1186 pubmed publisher
    ..Irrespective of cause, disability desires are accompanied by a disabling bodily dysphoria, in many respects similar to gender dysphoria, and we suggest that they should be considered a mental disorder. ..

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. Geisseler O, Pflugshaupt T, Buchmann A, Bezzola L, Reuter K, Schuknecht B, et al. Random number generation deficits in patients with multiple sclerosis: Characteristics and neural correlates. Cortex. 2016;82:237-243 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, our test results illustrate a loss of behavioral complexity in the course of MS, while the imaging results suggest an association between this loss and cortical pathology. ..
  2. Brugger P. The phantom limb in dreams. Conscious Cogn. 2008;17:1272-8; discussion 1279-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Such projective types of anosognosia ("transitivism") in nocturnal dreams should also be experimentally induced in normally-limbed individuals, and some relevant techniques are mentioned. ..
  3. Brugger P, Christen M, Jellestad L, Hänggi J. Limb amputation and other disability desires as a medical condition. Lancet Psychiatry. 2016;3:1176-1186 pubmed publisher
    ..Irrespective of cause, disability desires are accompanied by a disabling bodily dysphoria, in many respects similar to gender dysphoria, and we suggest that they should be considered a mental disorder. ..