hysteria

Summary

Summary: Historical term for a chronic, but fluctuating, disorder beginning in early life and characterized by recurrent and multiple somatic complaints not apparently due to physical illness. This diagnosis is not used in contemporary practice.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The origins of scientific cinematography and early medical applications
    Alexandru C Barboi
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurology 62:2082-6. 2004
  2. pmc DSM-IV-TR "pain disorder associated with psychological factors" as a nonhysterical form of somatization
    Massimiliano Aragona
    Faculty of Philosophy, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Italy
    Pain Res Manag 13:13-8. 2008
  3. doi Dissociation in hysteria and hypnosis: evidence from cognitive neuroscience
    Vaughan Bell
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Box P050, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:332-9. 2011
  4. ncbi Hysteria and neurasthenia in pre-1914 British medical discourse and in histories of shell-shock
    Tracey Loughran
    History, School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, University of Manchester, Samuel Alexander Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 19:25-46. 2008
  5. ncbi La belle indifférence in conversion symptoms and hysteria: systematic review
    Jon Stone
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:204-9. 2006
  6. pmc Systematic review of misdiagnosis of conversion symptoms and "hysteria"
    Jon Stone
    School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU
    BMJ 331:989. 2005
  7. ncbi Crime, hysteria and belle époque hypnotism: the path traced by Jean-Martin Charcot and Georges Gilles de la Tourette
    Julien Bogousslavsky
    Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, Clinique Valmont, Genolier Swiss Medical Network, Glion Montreux, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 62:193-9. 2009
  8. pmc Eliot Slater's myth of the non-existence of hysteria
    Jon Stone
    School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, UK
    J R Soc Med 98:547-8. 2005
  9. pmc A Bayesian account of 'hysteria'
    Mark J Edwards
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square House, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 135:3495-512. 2012
  10. ncbi [Neuroborreliosis or borrelia hysteria. This case becomes a nightmare!]
    Elisabeth Aberer
    Universitatsklinik, für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenmbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:8. 2006

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  1. ncbi The origins of scientific cinematography and early medical applications
    Alexandru C Barboi
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neurology 62:2082-6. 2004
    ..To examine the neurologic cinematographic contributions of Gheorghe Marinescu...
  2. pmc DSM-IV-TR "pain disorder associated with psychological factors" as a nonhysterical form of somatization
    Massimiliano Aragona
    Faculty of Philosophy, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Italy
    Pain Res Manag 13:13-8. 2008
    Elevated Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) scores on the hysteria (Hy) scale are reported in several forms of pain...
  3. doi Dissociation in hysteria and hypnosis: evidence from cognitive neuroscience
    Vaughan Bell
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Box P050, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:332-9. 2011
    ..radical hypothesis that similar brain processes were responsible for the unexplained neurological symptoms of 'hysteria', now typically diagnosed as 'conversion disorder' or 'dissociative (conversion) disorder', and the temporary ..
  4. ncbi Hysteria and neurasthenia in pre-1914 British medical discourse and in histories of shell-shock
    Tracey Loughran
    History, School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, University of Manchester, Samuel Alexander Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 19:25-46. 2008
    Histories of shell-shock have argued that the diagnosis was subdivided into the categories hysteria and neurasthenia, and that the differential distribution and treatment of these diagnoses was shaped by class and gender expectations...
  5. ncbi La belle indifférence in conversion symptoms and hysteria: systematic review
    Jon Stone
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:204-9. 2006
    La belle indifférence refers to an apparent lack of concern shown by some patients towards their symptoms. It is often regarded as typical of conversion symptoms/hysteria.
  6. pmc Systematic review of misdiagnosis of conversion symptoms and "hysteria"
    Jon Stone
    School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU
    BMJ 331:989. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine how frequently this misdiagnosis occurs, and whether it has become less common since the widespread availability of brain imaging...
  7. ncbi Crime, hysteria and belle époque hypnotism: the path traced by Jean-Martin Charcot and Georges Gilles de la Tourette
    Julien Bogousslavsky
    Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, Clinique Valmont, Genolier Swiss Medical Network, Glion Montreux, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 62:193-9. 2009
    b>Hysteria and hypnotism became a favorite topic of studies in the fin de siècle neurology that emerged from the school organized at La Salpêtrière by Jean-Martin Charcot, where he had arrived in 1861...
  8. pmc Eliot Slater's myth of the non-existence of hysteria
    Jon Stone
    School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, UK
    J R Soc Med 98:547-8. 2005
  9. pmc A Bayesian account of 'hysteria'
    Mark J Edwards
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square House, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain 135:3495-512. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi [Neuroborreliosis or borrelia hysteria. This case becomes a nightmare!]
    Elisabeth Aberer
    Universitatsklinik, für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenmbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:8. 2006
  11. doi The mirror neuron system may play a role in the pathogenesis of mass hysteria
    Yao Tung Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Med Hypotheses 74:244-5. 2010
    Mass hysteria or collective hysteria usually begins when an individual shows a hysteric manifestation in front of others in the same group who later contagiously acquire the same symptoms...
  12. ncbi High-dose calcium stimulation test in a case of insulinoma masquerading as hysteria
    Yoshio Nakamura
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    Endocrine 19:127-30. 2002
    ..Here we report a case of insulinoma masquerading as hysteria, whose final diagnosis could be made using high-dose calcium stimulation test...
  13. ncbi The history of hysteria
    Jane G Morris
    Oregon Health and Science University, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 67:40-3. 2004
  14. ncbi Polar hysteria: an expression of hypervitaminosis A
    James O'Donnell
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Ther 11:507-16. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi Is hysteria still prevailing? A retrospective study of sociodemographic and clinical characteristics
    A Jain
    Department of Psychiatry, SP Meidcal College, Bikaner 332 004
    Indian J Med Sci 54:395-7. 2000
    ..Fits of unconsciousness and aphonia were the commonest presentation in female and male patients respectively. Duration of stay was 2-3 days and most of the patient responded well to different treatment modalities...
  16. ncbi Mass family hysteria: a report from India
    Surendra K Mattoo
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 56:643-6. 2002
    The case of a 31-member family displaying mass hysteria in up to 10 members at one time is reported. The mass hysteria emerged in the context of the strong religious and cultural beliefs held by this closely knit family...
  17. ncbi The emergence of multiple sclerosis, 1870-1950: a puzzle of historical epidemiology
    Colin Lee Talley
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 48:383-95. 2005
    ..Significant numbers of patients with MS had been misdiagnosed with other diseases such as hysteria and neurosyphilis; over time, they were increasingly diagnosed correctly.
  18. ncbi "Mystery illness" at Melbourne Airport: toxic poisoning or mass hysteria?
    Robert E Bartholomew
    Department of Social Sciences, The Batchelor Institute, Darwin Annex, 37 Gregory Street, Parap, NT 0820, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:564-6. 2005
    ..The issue of diagnosing collective psychogenic illness will continue to be a major public health challenge, exacerbated by widespread anxieties over the threat of chemical and biological weapons and fears of contamination...
  19. pmc Hysteria
    Stephen W Brown
    J R Soc Med 99:53. 2006
  20. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder part I: historical development of the concept
    G C Lasiuk
    Faculty of Nursing, 3rd Floor Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 42:13-20. 2006
    ..Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a significant health problem, characterized by high rates of chronicity and comorbidity...
  21. ncbi Mass hysteria revisited
    Sivasankaran Balaratnasingam
    Northwest Mental Health Service, Nickol Bay Hospital, Karratha, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:171-4. 2006
    ..This paper provides a brief review of the current state of knowledge regarding the conceptualization, diagnosis, and management of mass psychogenic response...
  22. ncbi [Deliria of metamorphosis]
    Jackie Pigeaud
    Universite de Nantes, Institut Universitaire de France, 2, chemin de la Berthelotière, F 44700 Orvault
    Gesnerus 63:73-89. 2006
    ..The present article uses their studies of hypochondria as a male form of hysteria to show their similarities and differences...
  23. pmc Silas Weir Mitchell and the "rest cure"
    J M S Pearce
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:381. 2004
  24. ncbi A clinical lesson at the Salpêtrière
    James C Harris
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:470-2. 2005
  25. ncbi Pierre Janet and Félida Artificielle: multiple personality in a nineteenth-century guise
    Edward M Brown
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 39:279-88. 2003
    ..Pierre Janet's detailed description of his discovery, made during the 1880s, that he could cure hysteria by creating a healthy second personality offers a close look at a form of multiple personalities very different ..
  26. ncbi Ictal stuttering: a sign suggestive of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    D G Vossler
    Epilepsy Center and Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratories, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, 801 Broadway 901, Seattle, WA 98122, USA
    Neurology 63:516-9. 2004
    ..To determine if ictal stuttering (IS) is more common among patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) than patients with epileptic seizures (ES)...
  27. ncbi Pseudoseizures and hysterical stridor
    Kenneth R Kaufman
    Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 125 Paterson Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:269-72. 2004
    ..This case represents the first instance of reported pseudoseizures in a patient with hysterical stridor secondary to childhood sexual abuse...
  28. ncbi Existential analysis and psychoanalysis: specific differences and personal relationship between Ludwig Binswanger and Sigmund Freud
    Karl Ernst Bühler
    Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
    Am J Psychother 58:34-50. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi Mass sociogenic illness--real and imaginary
    C R Doyle
    Pittsburgh Poison Center, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, DL45 PUH, 200 Lothrop Street, University of Pittsburgh Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 46:93-5. 2004
    ..When clusters of unexplained illness occur, a sociogenic etiology should be considered in the differential diagnosis. As fears about bioterrorism increase, the frequency of such incidents and the anxiety generated may increase...
  30. ncbi Essay Review. [Review of Lerner, Paul. Hysterical Men: War, Psychiatry and the Politics of Trauma in Germany, 1890-1930. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2003]
    Simon Wessely
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London E mail
    Hist Psychiatry 15:489-94. 2004
  31. pmc Mass sociogenic illness
    Erica Weir
    CMAJ 172:36. 2005
  32. ncbi Does personality at college entry predict number of reported pain conditions at mid-life? A longitudinal study
    Katherine L Applegate
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Pain 6:92-7. 2005
    ..Among male participants, elevations of Scales 1 (Hypochondriasis), 3 (Hysteria), and 5 (Masculinity/Femininity) predicted increases in number of chronic pain conditions at follow-up...
  33. ncbi Sigmund Freud, 1856-1939
    Glen O Gabbard
    Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:232. 2004
  34. ncbi Charcot and art: from a hobby to science
    Julien Bogousslavsky
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Neurol 51:78-83. 2004
    ..his thorough study of artistic representations of "possessed states", which allowed him to refine his work on hysteria. The artist and the scientist are two unique facets of Charcot, whose permanent coexistence help to understand ..
  35. ncbi O Anna: being Bertha Pappenheim--historiography and biography
    Robert Kaplan
    The Liaison Clinic, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 12:62-8. 2004
    ..To review the famous case of Anna O. (the index case of psychoanalysis) as seen by each generation, in the light of current knowledge and thinking...
  36. ncbi [Saint Orosia's convulsionaries]
    S Gimenez-Roldan
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid
    Neurologia 20:100-3. 2005
    Annual outbreaks of mass motor hysteria have been observed in the past during some religious celebrations...
  37. ncbi [Psychosomatic approach of vulvodynia]
    S G Consoli
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:948-53. 2003
    ..It is fundamental that the doctors recognize these conditions in order to avoid the relational pitfalls, which would hinder the diagnostic and therapeutic approach...
  38. ncbi Psychosomatic medicine: the divergent legacies of Freud and Janet
    Richard M Gottlieb
    Berkshire Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 51:857-81. 2003
    ..Freud and Janet explained the physical symptoms of hysteria using radically different models of the mind...
  39. ncbi Can the MMPI-2 discriminate between mild-moderate TBI and other neurologic and psychiatric populations?
    Jessica Foley
    Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304, USA
    Int J Neurosci 116:1377-89. 2006
    ..Psychiatric group means were significantly higher than AD group means for scales Hypochondriasis, Depression, and Hysteria at an alpha of .01...
  40. ncbi Hysteria
    L S Illis
    Spinal Cord 40:311-2. 2002
  41. ncbi Psychiatric aspects of acute pandysautonomia
    F Okada
    Health Administration Center, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:134-5. 1990
    ..Psychiatric symptoms arise from their autonomic nervous dysfunction and show emotional instabilities which are often regarded as hysterical overacting...
  42. doi A reconceptualization of the somatoform disorders
    Russell Noyes
    Dept of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, IA City, IA, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:14-22. 2008
    ..This formulation is based on the interpersonal model of somatization. The authors propose testing of this conceptualization and indicate how this might be done...
  43. pmc The 'disappearance' of hysteria: historical mystery or illusion?
    Jon Stone
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Rd, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:12-8. 2008
  44. doi Hysterical symptoms of ciguatera fish poisoning: a possible explanation for some of the complex and varied symptomology
    Ernest H Williams
    Psychosom Med 70:384-5. 2008
  45. doi Hysteria and mourning--a psychosomatic case
    Jonathan Sklar
    British Psychoanalytical Society, UK
    J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:89-102. 2008
    Freud early in the history of analysis viewed hysteria in relation to trauma. This became a subject of great interest to Ferenczi particularly in his clinical activities in trying to find the balance between fantasy and trauma...
  46. ncbi The rise and fall of Erichsen's disease (railroad spine)
    T Keller
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis East Bay, Oakland, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:1597-601. 1996
    ....
  47. doi [Stigmatisation and absence of nutrition in the case of Therese Neumann (1898-1962)]
    O Seidl
    Psychiatrische Klinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munchen
    Nervenarzt 79:836-43. 2008
    ..Society of the Netherlands (1928) Seidl had no doubt of the authenticity of these phenomena, and he diagnosed hysteria. While under surveillance by four nuns for 14 days, Neumann exhibited no intake of nourishment; weight ..
  48. ncbi Low back pain and illness behavior (inappropriate, maladaptive, or abnormal)
    I Pilowsky
    Pain Service, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 20:1522-4. 1995
    Patients with low back pain without a sufficient physical cause attract labels such as "hysteria" and "hypochondriasis," often on the basis of exclusion...
  49. ncbi Polonium-210 poisoning in London: hypochondriasis and public health
    Oliver W Morgan
    East of England Regional Epidemiology Unit, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:96-7. 2008
    ..Providing reassuring messages during a public health incident may be ineffective for individuals with high health anxiety (hypochondriasis)...
  50. ncbi [Babinski's legacy]
    Jacques Philippon
    Bull Acad Natl Med 191:1319-27; discussion 1327. 2007
    ..But he was also a therapist, moving from palliative treatment to give a great impulse in the development of French Neurosurgery...
  51. ncbi [Babinski and hysteria]
    Jean Francois Allilaire
    Bull Acad Natl Med 191:1329-39; discussion 1340-1. 2007
    ..He disagreed with Charcot's theatrical interpretation of hysteria and made a subtle distinction between Suggestion and Persuasion, thereby differentiating Hysteria from Pithiatism...
  52. ncbi Redefining epidemic hysteria: an example from Sweden
    R E Bartholomew
    Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 88:178-82. 1993
    François Sirois' influential paradigm for diagnosing episodes of epidemic hysteria is discussed...
  53. doi Formal psychological testing in patients with paradoxical vocal fold dysfunction
    Omar F Husein
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:740-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to elucidate the psychological profiles of patients newly diagnosed with PVFD using psychometrically-sound psychological assessment instruments...
  54. doi Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: answers and questions
    Markus Reuber
    Academic Neurology Unit, University of Sheffield Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2JF, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 12:622-35. 2008
    ..In contrast, subjective seizure manifestations and the biographic or clinical context in which they occur have been relatively neglected...
  55. ncbi Follow-up study of hysterical psychosis, reactive/psychogenic psychosis, and schizophrenia
    J Modestin
    Psychiatric University Hospital, , Switzerland
    Compr Psychiatry 42:51-6. 2001
    ..The symptomatology and clinical presentation of nonaffective functional psychoses at first admission do not allow any prognostic longer-term forecast, and the initial differences between individual psychoses tend to disappear over time...
  56. ncbi [La donna é mobile--the hysteria diagnosis in Norway in the 19th century]
    Hilde Bondevik
    Senter for kvinne og kjønnsforskning Postboks 1040 Blindern 0315 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:3254-8. 2007
    The last half of the 19 th century has been described as "the golden age of hysteria"...
  57. ncbi Relationship between semiology of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profile
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:105-11. 2007
    ..We found significant differences in mean scores on MMPI-2 clinical scales 1 (Hypochondriasis) and 3 (Hysteria) and Harris-Lingoes subscales D5 (Brooding) and Sc5 (Lack of Ego Mastery, Defective Inhibition) across PNES ..
  58. ncbi Yawning?
    Francis Schiller
    Department of the History of the Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Hist Neurosci 11:392-401. 2002
    ..with the encephalitis lethargica in the 1920s, with 'spasmodic yawning,' with epilepsy, not to speak of hysteria. As to boredom or its stimulus, a 40-page dissertation survives from the court of Frederick the Great of the 18th ..
  59. pmc Mass psychogenic illness following tetanus-diphtheria toxoid vaccination in Jordan
    S Kharabsheh
    Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan
    Bull World Health Organ 79:764-70. 2001
    ..Indeed they may be unaware that such events have been recorded before. The lessons learned from this incident in Jordan may help other immunization programme managers to handle crisis situations elsewhere...
  60. pmc Hysteria and catatonia as motor disorders in historical context
    Edward Shorter
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Room 207, Toronto, Canada M5G 1L4
    Hist Psychiatry 17:461-8. 2006
    It is difficult to imagine motor symptoms in psychiatry as different as hysteria and catatonia...
  61. ncbi Seeing is believing? The form and substance of French medical debates over Lourdes
    Jason Szabo
    McGill AIDS Center of the Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Bull Hist Med 76:199-230. 2002
    ....
  62. ncbi Personality type of the glaucoma patient
    Michele C Lim
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Glaucoma 16:649-54. 2007
    ..To characterize the personality profile of glaucoma subjects...
  63. ncbi MMPI-2 validity, clinical and content scales, and the Fake Bad Scale for personal injury litigants claiming idiopathic environmental intolerance
    Herman Staudenmayer
    Behavioral Medicine Clinic, Denver, CO, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:61-72. 2007
    ..Idiopathic environmental intolerance (IEI) is a descriptor for nonspecific complaints that are attributed to environmental exposure...
  64. ncbi False assumptions about psychopathology, hysteria and the MMPI-2 Restructured Clinical Scales
    Robert M Gordon
    Psychol Rep 98:870-2. 2006
    ..be the case for some unitary symptoms such as anxiety or anger, but not for complex diagnostic conditions such as Hysteria, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder...
  65. ncbi Why conversion seizures should be classified as a dissociative disorder
    Elizabeth S Bowman
    Indiana University Epilepsy Clinic, University Hospital, 550 N University Boulevard, Ste 1711, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:185-211, x. 2006
  66. ncbi [The Paris magician (Jean Martin Charcot 1825-1893 1. Multiple scientific talents]
    W Keitel
    Z Rheumatol 63:504-9. 2004
  67. ncbi The patient's revenge
    David Cohen
    New Sci 173:47. 2002
  68. ncbi Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profiles in persons with or without low back pain. A 20-year follow-up study
    F R Hansen
    Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen Municipality Hospital, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 20:2716-20. 1995
    ..A general health survey including a cross-sectional study of 404 men and women aged 50 years who underwent follow-up evaluation at ages 60 and 70 years...
  69. ncbi Study of psychopathology in patients with chronic non-lesional epilepsy: a Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory profile controlled study
    P J Modrego
    Unidad de Neurologia, Hospital del INSALUD de Alcañiz, Alcaniz, Espana
    Eur Neurol 48:80-6. 2002
    ..These disorders are not evaluated in a systematic manner in patients with non-lesional epilepsy, so they could be underestimated. The objective is to evaluate personality disorders in patients with non-lesional epilepsy...
  70. ncbi Formulations of dietary supplements and herbal extracts for relaxation and anxiolytic action: Relarian
    Benjamin S Weeks
    Department of Biology, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
    Med Sci Monit 15:RA256-62. 2009
    ..Dried passion flower (genus Passiflora) is reported to reduce insomnia and hysteria. Skullcap (genus Scutellaria), hops (Humulus lupulus), lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) and Valerian (Valeriana ..
  71. ncbi Medication-overuse headache and personality: a controlled study by means of the MMPI-2
    Grazia Sances
    Headache Unit, IRCCS C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Headache 50:198-209. 2010
    ....
  72. ncbi A structured evidence-based review on the meaning of nonorganic physical signs: Waddell signs
    David A Fishbain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Pain Med 4:141-81. 2003
    ..This is a structured, evidence-based review of all available studies addressing the concept of nonorganic findings: Waddell signs (WSs)...
  73. ncbi Patient-handling skill, back injuries, and back pain. An intervention study in nursing
    T Videman
    Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 14:148-56. 1989
    ..High score on the hysteria scale of Middlesex Hospital Questionnaire was a risk indicator for all kinds of back pain...
  74. ncbi Personality trait risk factors for attempted suicide among young women with eating disorders
    G Youssef
    Service Universitaire de Psychiatrie de l Enfant et de l Adolescen, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Psychiatry 19:131-9. 2004
    ....
  75. ncbi [Syncope in children and adolescents]
    Andrzej Rudzinski
    Klinika Kardiologii Dzieciecej, Uniwersytet Jagielloński Collegium Medicum w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 64:76-9. 2007
    ..Differential diagnosis should also include pseudo-syncope (hysteria)...
  76. ncbi The psychological aspects of patients with delayed sleep phase syndrome (DSPS)
    Masako Shirayama
    Department of Psychiatry, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Japan
    Sleep Med 4:427-33. 2003
    ..The current study attempts to define the psychological features of patients with delayed sleep-phase syndrome (DSPS)...
  77. ncbi Factors influencing subjective sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Kenichi Hayashida
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:558-63. 2007
    ..analysis showed that age had a negative association with ESS score, while BMI, AHI, SDS, hypochondriasis (Hs), hysteria, psychopathic deviant, psychasthenia, schizophrenia and hypomania on the MMPI had a positive association with ESS ..
  78. ncbi Discographic pain report. Influence of psychological factors
    A R Block
    Texas Back Institute Research Foundation, Plano, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:334-8. 1996
    ..RESULTS: The mean scores on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory hypochondriasis and hysteria scales were significantly greater for patients reporting reproduction of clinical pain than for patients not ..
  79. ncbi MMPI correlates of sleep and respiratory disturbance in obstructive sleep apnea
    J E Aikens
    University of Chicago, USA
    Sleep 22:362-9. 1999
    ..8 elevations), with Depression (D) elevated for 32%, Hypochondriasis (Hs) for 30%, and Hysteria (Hy) for 21%...
  80. ncbi Psychological complications of patients with Gaucher disease
    W Packman
    Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, 935 E Meadow Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 29:99-105. 2006
    ..higher than the MMPI-2 normative sample on MMPI-2 scales of Validity (K), Hypochondriasis (Hs), Depression (D), Hysteria (Hy), Psychasthenia (Pt) and Schizophrenia (Sc)...
  81. ncbi Does the MMPI predict chemonucleolysis outcome?
    L Herron
    Central Coast Spine Institute, San Luis Obispo, California
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 13:84-8. 1988
    ..groups differed preoperatively on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) Hypochondriasis (Hs), Hysteria (Hy), Psychopathic Deviate (Pd), Paranoia (Pa), Hypomania (Ma), and Social Introversion (Si) scales...
  82. ncbi [A case of late-onset carbamoyl phosphate synthetase I deficiency, presenting periodic psychotic episodes coinciding with menstrual periods]
    Y Wakutani
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 41:780-5. 2001
    ..Her mental status was estimated as normal in her intermenstrual period. She had been diagnosed as having hysteria and premenstrual syndrome. Her neurological findings on admission showed deep coma and hypotonic tetraparesis...
  83. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidity in a population of outpatients affected by tinnitus
    E Marciano
    Department of Neurosciences and Behavioural Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Int J Audiol 42:4-9. 2003
    ..The findings of the examination via MMPI show a high percentage of depression, hysteria, and hypochondria...
  84. ncbi [From the seduction theory to the oedipus complex]
    Bernardo Alvarez Lince
    Sociedad Colombiana de Psicoanálisis
    Vertex 16:386-97. 2005
    ..Freud began to talk about the effects of the seduction in the clinical history of Katherine, (Studies on Hysteria, 1893 - 1895)...
  85. ncbi Psychogenic tremor: long-term outcome
    Joseph Jankovic
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:501-8. 2006
    Psychogenic disorders, also referred to as somatoform, conversion, somatization, hysteria, and medically unexplained symptoms, are among the most challenging disorders to diagnose and treat...
  86. ncbi Inverse correlation between morning plasma cortisol levels and MMPI psychasthenia and depression scale scores in victims of mobbing with adjustment disorders
    Antonio Rocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, II Faculty of Medicine, La Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:610-3. 2007
    ..We investigated the association between HPA activity and psychological profiles in mobbing, using a multidisciplinary approach...
  87. ncbi Dissociative disorders
    John F Kihlstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 1650, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:227-53. 2005
    ..disorder), and depersonalization disorder, were once classified, along with conversion disorder, as forms of hysteria. The 1970s witnessed an "epidemic" of dissociative disorder, particularly DID, which may have reflected ..
  88. ncbi Chronic daily headache. A clinical and psychological profile before and after treatment
    F Mongini
    Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Headache 37:83-7. 1997
    ..There were two groups: group 1 (n = 6), with a "conversion V" configuration (with elevation of hypochondria and hysteria scales, the depression scale being somewhat lower); and group 2 (n = 13) with elevation of depression and of ..
  89. ncbi MMPI-2 scores in the outcome prediction of gastric bypass surgery
    William T Tsushima
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Straub Clinic Hospital, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Obes Surg 14:528-32. 2004
    ..This investigation was designed to evaluate the predictive validity of the MMPI-2 with respect to outcome of RYGBP for morbid obesity...
  90. ncbi Effect of Sapindus trifoliatus on hyperalgesic in vivo migraine models
    D K Arulmozhi
    New Chemical Entity Research, Lupin Research Park, Village Nande, Taluk Mulshi, Pune, Maharashtra, India
    Braz J Med Biol Res 38:469-75. 2005
    ..A thick aqueous solution of the pericarp is used for the treatment of hemicrania, hysteria or epilepsy in folklore medicine...
  91. ncbi Charcot revisited: the case of Bruegel's chorea
    Genevieve Aubert
    Department of Neurology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Neurol 62:155-61. 2005
    ..on a 19th century engraving declared by Charcot to depict St Vitus' dance or chorea germanorum, a form of mass hysteria. A search through the art history literature did not find chorea or St Vitus' dance as a subject of any of ..
  92. ncbi Criterion contamination of depression scales in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: the need for interpretation of patient questionnaires (as all clinical measures) in the context of all information about the patient
    Theodore Pincus
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, 301 East 17th Street, Room 1608, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:861-4, xi-xii. 2009
    ..Several reports have indicated tendencies toward hypochondriasis, depression, and/or hysteria on the MMPI, and tendencies toward depression on the original BDI and CES-D...
  93. ncbi MMPI changes associated with therapeutic intervention: a migraine control study
    A Y Fan
    Department of Acute and Intractable Diseases, Chinese Medicine Institute, Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Peoples Republic of China
    Headache 39:581-5. 1999
    ..group with migraine had significantly higher scores on subtests of neuroticism (hypochondriasis, depression, hysteria) and schizophrenia...
  94. ncbi Plasma catecholamines, serotonin and their metabolites and beta-endorphin of winter swimmers during one winter. Possible correlations to psychological traits
    Jorma Hirvonen
    Department of Forensic, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 61:363-72. 2002
    ..Humoral results were compared to psychological traits recorded at the time of the three blood samplings...
  95. ncbi Minor stressful life events (daily hassles) in chronic primary headache: relationship with MMPI personality patterns
    G De Benedittis
    Pain Research and Treatment Unit, University of Milan, Italy
    Headache 32:330-4. 1992
    ..headache patients reported higher MMPI scores on scales 1, Hypochondriasis (somatic concern), scale 3, Hysteria (denial) and scale 7, Psychasthenia (anxiety), but not on scale 2 (Depression), than migrainous patients...
  96. ncbi The "incompatible idea" revisited: the oft-invisible ego-ideal and shame dynamics
    Melvin R Lansky
    Am J Psychoanal 63:365-76. 2003
    ..deployment of defense goes back to Freud's conceptualization of the "incompatible idea" put forward in Studies on Hysteria. In this view, consciousness itself, insofar as it gives rise to painful affect resulting from conflict with the ..
  97. ncbi Strategies used by dentists in Victoria, Australia, to manage children with anxiety or behavior problems
    F A Wright
    School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne
    ASDC J Dent Child 58:223-8. 1991
    ..contrast to North American studies, few of the Australian dentists used the Hand-Over-Mouth technique to control hysteria. Australian dentists appeared to rely more frequently than their North American colleagues on setting shorter ..
  98. ncbi To speak in tongues: language, diversity and psychoanalysis
    Angela Connolly
    J Anal Psychol 47:359-82. 2002
    ..The paper ends with a clinical vignette which illustrates the role that language can play in hysteria. In hysteria the dissociation between body and psyche is accompanied by a dissociation inside language itself, ..
  99. ncbi Stability of psychological impairment: two year follow-up of former microelectronics workers' affective and personality disturbance
    R M Bowler
    Environmental and Occupational Health Clinic, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California
    Women Health 18:27-48. 1992
    ..greater than 70) on the MMPI clinical scales of schizophrenia, hypochondriasis, psychasthenia, depression and hysteria. For most scales, 86-88 mean score differences did not attain the 0...
  100. ncbi [Neurological diseases in late 19th century Taiwan--medical reports of the Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs]
    Nai Shin Chu
    Department of Neurology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 14:221-33. 2005
    ..further show that common neurological diseases were leprosy, opium smoking, syphilitic dementia (GPI), paralysis, hysteria, neuralgia, epilepsy, mania, sciatica, meningitis and ataxia...
  101. ncbi Burning mouth syndrome and personality profiles
    E Merigo
    Department of ENT, Dental Ophthalmological and Cervicofacial Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 56:159-67. 2007
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Research Grants12

  1. COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND EDUCATION PROGRAM
    Leona Samson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Dr. Colwell went on to give this recent example of how misinformation can breed chaos and hysteria: During the anthrax scare many public officials and private citizens believed that the disease was contagious, a ..
  2. Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PD
    Christopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Defining these determinant influences will help enhance placebo responses in clinical practice and control them in clinical trials. ..
  3. Development of a Computerized Adaptive Test of Personality Disorder (CAT-PD)
    LEONARD SIMMS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Development of a Computerized Adaptive Test of Personality Disorder (CAT-PD)
    LEONARD SIMMS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  5. Scheduled and Responsive Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Tourette Syndrome
    Michael Okun; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  6. DBS Effects on Mood and Cognition in Parkinsons Disease
    Michael Okun; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal includes active and experienced mentoring, access to diverse resources, and a scientific environment suited specifically for the development of the PI as an independent physician scientist. ..
  7. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  8. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  9. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  10. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  11. PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERS
    Harold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
  12. Development of a Computerized Adaptive Test of Personality Disorder (CAT-PD)
    LEONARD JAY SIMMS; Fiscal Year: 2010
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