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Designed to teach the clinician principles that "will allow him to quickly differentiate between psychiatric and neurologic disorders." Topics include frequency, cause, and criteria for diagnosis of psychiatric disorders; clinical manifestations in adults and children, including sensory, motor, gait, and cranial nerve disturbances and altered levels of consciousness; and management. The appendix tabulates tests for differentiating organic from hysterical causes. Bibliography.
A Clinician's Manual of Hysterical Conversion Reactions.. Ann Intern Med. ;89:586–587. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-89-4-586_7
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1978;89(4):586-587.
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