German E Berrios

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Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The concept of neuropsychiatry: a historical overview
    German E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Hills Road, UK
    J Psychosom Res 53:629-38. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Ewald Hecker (1843-1909)
    Karl Wilmanns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:455-65. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The insanities of the third age: a conceptual history of paraphrenia
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Hills Rd, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ
    J Nutr Health Aging 7:394-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Madness from the womb'
    German E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 17:223-35. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Of Mania: introduction (Classic text no. 57)
    G E Berrios
    University of Cambridge
    Hist Psychiatry 15:105-24. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint About the limits of psychiatric knowledge. Classic Text No. 51
    Robert Gaupp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:327-38. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Erotomania: a conceptual history
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:381-400. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint 'Mind in general' by Sir Alexander Crichton
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 17:469-86. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Epistemology and history of psychiatry]
    George E Berrios
    University of Cambridge, UK
    Vertex 15:29-37. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint On the fantastic apparitions of vision by Johannes Müller
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 16:229-46. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint The concept of neuropsychiatry: a historical overview
    German E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Hills Road, UK
    J Psychosom Res 53:629-38. 2002
    ..Users of the baroque definition do not need such aids. It is not for the historian to judge which of these two definitions is more felicitous and more conducive to the moral and aesthetic edification of psychiatry and her patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ewald Hecker (1843-1909)
    Karl Wilmanns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:455-65. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The insanities of the third age: a conceptual history of paraphrenia
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 189, Hills Rd, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ
    J Nutr Health Aging 7:394-9. 2003
    ..This lack of convergence is hampering the understanding and management of elderly people suffering from insanity and must be resolved...
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Madness from the womb'
    German E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 17:223-35. 2006
    ..It is also clear that it was rehash of the earlier moral notion of 'satyriasis' (a male category applied to women) and the expression of seventeenth-century changing male attitudes towards, and fears of, female sexuality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Of Mania: introduction (Classic text no. 57)
    G E Berrios
    University of Cambridge
    Hist Psychiatry 15:105-24. 2004
    ..This metamorphosis took about sixty years to complete, and the extract reprinted below instances the way in which such a process took place within English alienism...
  6. ncbi request reprint About the limits of psychiatric knowledge. Classic Text No. 51
    Robert Gaupp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:327-38. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Erotomania: a conceptual history
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 13:381-400. 2002
    ..On account of this, it is unlikely that there will ever be a final, 'scientific' definition rendering erotomania into a 'natural kind' and making it susceptible to brain localization and biological treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint 'Mind in general' by Sir Alexander Crichton
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 17:469-86. 2006
    ..The Classic Text that follows was written by Sir Alexander Crichton at the end of the 18th century, and is a good example of the centripetal mode of philosophy-making...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Epistemology and history of psychiatry]
    George E Berrios
    University of Cambridge, UK
    Vertex 15:29-37. 2004
    ..A result like this should be the best remedy for those chronically affected by historiographic pangs...
  10. ncbi request reprint On the fantastic apparitions of vision by Johannes Müller
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 16:229-46. 2005
    ..This paper justifies the choice of Müller's book as a classic text, provides biographical data about its author, and places the book in its historical context...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms in neurologically asymptomatic Huntington's disease gene carriers: a comparison with gene negative at risk subjects
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:224-30. 2002
    ..Psychiatric profiles of two at-risk groups [Huntington's disease (HD) gene carriers and non-carriers] were compared by means of a computerized battery and a structured interview...
  12. ncbi request reprint 'The varieties of effects resulting from such morbific causes as are capable of rendering more vivid the feelings of the mind' by S. Hibbert (1825)
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 18:103-21. 2007
    ..69). Although the debate on the ontology and meaning of the 'phantasms of the living' has continued to this day, it has had no influence on the medical concept of hallucination. It is likely that the latter has suffered as a result...
  13. ncbi request reprint [How to write a useful history of schizophrenia]
    German E Berrios
    University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Vertex 21:349-58. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Classifications in psychiatry: a conceptual history
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, United Kingdom
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:145-60. 1999
    ..This contains two assumptions, that: (i) the activity of classifying is inherent to the human mind; and (ii) psychiatric 'phenomena' are stable natural objects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Excerpt from Medicinische Psychologie oder Physiologie der Seele by Dr Rudolph Hermann Lotze
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 16:117-27. 2005
    ..This paper discusses some of these issues and justifies the choice of classic text, namely, Lotze's illuminating Introduction to his book Medicinische Psychologie oder Physiologie der Seele...
  16. ncbi request reprint 'The clinico-diagnostic perspective in psychopathology' by K Kahlbaum
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 18:231-3. 2007
    ..Whether the novelty of his ideas irked contemporary psychiatric officialdom needs further study...
  17. doi request reprint Formal thought disorder, neuropsychology and insight in schizophrenia
    Alvaro Barrera
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Psychopathology 42:264-9. 2009
    ..Information provided by patients with schizophrenia and their respective carers is used to study the descriptive psychopathology and neuropsychology of formal thought disorder (FTD)...
  18. doi request reprint The Irritability Questionnaire: a new scale for the measurement of irritability
    Kevin J Craig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Psychiatry Res 159:367-75. 2008
    ..The new questionnaire shows good reliability and validity. Preliminary differences in irritability were identified between the diagnostic groups...
  19. doi request reprint Incidence and diagnostic stability of ICD-10 acute and transient psychotic disorders
    Augusto Castagnini
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Compr Psychiatry 49:255-61. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate incidence and validity of ATPD in terms of diagnostic stability...
  20. doi request reprint Acute and transient psychotic disorders (ICD-10 F23): a review from a European perspective
    Augusto Castagnini
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:433-43. 2009
    ..The lack of defining features and poor prognostic validity argue against the separation of ATPD from borderland categories...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessment and measurement in neuropsychiatry: a conceptual history
    German E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 7:3-10. 2002
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  22. doi request reprint Epistemology of psychiatry
    Ivana S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    Psychopathology 45:220-7. 2012
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  23. doi request reprint Epistemology of mental symptoms
    Ivana S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    Psychopathology 42:343-9. 2009
    ..RESULTS AND CONCLUSION: Our analysis shows mental symptoms to be unstable constructs with implications for both correlational research and further theoretical exploration...
  24. ncbi request reprint Erotomania revisited: clinical course and treatment
    N Kennedy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Rd, Cambridge, UK, CB2 2QQ
    Compr Psychiatry 43:1-6. 2002
    ..Response to treatment and prognosis was good, particularly for primary erotomania and erotomania secondary to bipolar affective disorder...
  25. ncbi request reprint Approaches to the assessment of awareness: conceptual issues
    Ivana S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 16:439-55. 2006
    ..In practical terms, these differences should encourage the development of management and rehabilitation strategies that are individual to specific phenomena of awareness...
  26. doi request reprint Insight and obsessive-compulsive disorder: a conceptual analysis
    Ivana S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    Psychopathology 42:277-82. 2009
    ..Explication of these factors allows for the delineation of specific insight phenomena whose respective usefulness can be determined by empirical research...
  27. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and CAG repeats in neurologically asymptomatic Huntington's disease gene carriers
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrookes Hospital (Box 189, Hills Road, CB2-2QQ, Cambridge, UK
    Psychiatry Res 102:217-25. 2001
    ..Scores for irritability and cognitive failures were high in the sample. There was no correlation between any psychiatric variable and CAG repeats. Possible explanations for this lack of correlations are discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Addenbrooke's cognitive examination (ACE) in the differential diagnosis of early dementias versus affective disorder
    Robert B Dudas
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 189, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:218-26. 2005
    ..The authors describe the profile of performance of patients whose cognitive complaint is due to dementia, affective disorder, or combinations thereof on the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination (ACE) test battery...
  29. ncbi request reprint The relationship of reactive psychosis and ICD-10 acute and transient psychotic disorders: evidence from a case register-based comparison
    Augusto Castagnini
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Psychopathology 40:47-53. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between the concept of reactive psychosis (RP), equivalent to the ICD-8 298 category of 'other psychoses', and ATPD...
  30. ncbi request reprint Assessment of insight in psychosis: a re-standardization of a new scale
    Ivana S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Southcoates Annexe University of Lincolnshire and Humberside Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK
    Psychiatry Res 119:81-8. 2003
    ..This study forms the preliminary basis for future work examining the phenomenon of insight, its relationship to clinical variables and its predictive validity in terms of patients' behaviours and prognoses...
  31. ncbi request reprint The association between negative and dysexecutive syndromes in schizophrenia: a cross-cultural study
    H Ihara
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
    Behav Neurol 14:63-74. 2003
    ..These findings were not influenced by cultural differences between Japanese and British subjects, and, hence, suggested the existence of culture-neutral neurobehavioural processes...
  32. ncbi request reprint Déjà vu in France during the 19th century: a conceptual history
    G E Berrios
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    Compr Psychiatry 36:123-9. 1995
    ..quot; French psychological writers played a crucial role in the conceptualization of déjà vu and this report presents a detailed history of their contribution...
  33. doi request reprint Ecologically valid cognitive tests and everyday functioning in euthymic bipolar disorder patients
    R O'Shea
    Department of Psychiatry, Wedgwood House, West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2QZ, UK
    J Affect Disord 125:336-40. 2010
    ..We examined the relationships between cognitive impairment and residual symptoms, clinical history, general functioning and employment...
  34. ncbi request reprint The 'object' of insight assessment: relationship to insight 'structure'
    I S Markova
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hull, Willerby, UK
    Psychopathology 34:245-52. 2001
    ..Understanding more about the nature and contribution of the 'object' of insight in the insight-'object' relationship will help to delineate separate insight phenomena and achieve consistency in empirical studies on insight...
  35. ncbi request reprint Flashbulb memories and other repetitive images: a psychiatric perspective
    M Sierra
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Compr Psychiatry 40:115-25. 1999
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  36. pmc Group and case study of the dysexecutive syndrome in alcoholism without amnesia
    H Ihara
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 68:731-7. 2000
    ..To test the dysexecutive syndrome (DES) hypothesis of chronic alcoholism by the neuropsychological group and case study approaches...
  37. pmc Perception, attention, and working memory are disproportionately impaired in dementia with Lewy bodies compared with Alzheimer's disease
    J Calderon
    University Department of Psychiatry, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:157-64. 2001
    ..These findings may have relevance for our understanding of the genesis of visual hallucinations, and the differential diagnosis of AD and DLB...
  38. ncbi request reprint Extrapyramidal signs, primitive reflexes and frontal lobe function in senile dementia of the Alzheimer type
    D M Girling
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital
    Br J Psychiatry 157:888-93. 1990
    ..It is tentatively suggested that this might be an abnormality in the dopamine system...