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Catatonic Schizophrenia

Catatonic Schizophrenia diagram by Bruce Blaus, Wikimedia
Bruce Blaus, Wikimedia

Catatonia is a psychomotor symptom in which patients present with stupor, although catatonic excitement may also present at the other end of the spectrum. Catatonia has been historically associated with schizophrenia although it is also associated with other neuropsychiatric disorders. Find the latest research on catatonic schizophrenia here.

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BMJ Case Reports

Catatonia due to alprazolam withdrawal

BMJ Case ReportsDecember 21, 2018
Siddharth IyengarTulisa LaRocca
BMC Psychiatry

A case report of cholinergic rebound syndrome following abrupt low-dose clozapine discontinuation in a patient with type I bipolar affective disorder

BMC PsychiatryFebruary 21, 2019
Andrea GalovaMarie Besson
The Lancet. Psychiatry

Structure and neural mechanisms of catatonia

The Lancet. PsychiatryJune 15, 2019
Sebastian WaltherStephan Heckers
Clinical Neuropharmacology

Catatonia in Adolescence: First Onset Psychosis or Anti-NMDAr Encephalitis?

Clinical NeuropharmacologyJune 4, 2019
Roberto AvernaStefano Vicari
The Lancet. Psychiatry

A diversified theory of catatonia

The Lancet. PsychiatryJune 15, 2019
Mark Oldham
Wiadomości lekarskie : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego

Peculiarities of suicidal behavior of patients with paranoid schizophrenia with various clinical symptoms

Wiadomości lekarskie : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa LekarskiegoNovember 19, 2018
Yaroslava Yu Marunkevych
The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry : the Official Journal of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry

Autoimmune encephalitis with psychosis: Warning signs, step-by-step diagnostics and treatment

The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry : the Official Journal of the World Federation of Societies of Biological PsychiatryDecember 5, 2018
Johann SteinerPeter Falkai
MMW Fortschritte der Medizin

Catatonia in clinical reality: underdiagnosed and forgotten

MMW Fortschritte der MedizinDecember 13, 2019
Kristina AdorjanOliver Pogarell

A Brain Imaging-Based Diagnostic Biomarker for Periodic Catatonia: Preliminary Evidence Using a Bayesian Approach

NeuropsychobiologySeptember 11, 2019
Jack René FoucherFabrice Berna

Urgent medical attention needed for people on Nauru

LancetNovember 30, 2018
Chris McCall
Brain Stimulation

Electroconvulsive therapy for anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptor encephalitis: A systematic review of cases

Brain StimulationDecember 12, 2018
Nicola WarrenDan Siskind
The Primary Care Companion to CNS Disorders

Psoas Abscess as a Differential Diagnosis of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in a Schizoaffective Disorder Patient With Catatonic Symptoms

The Primary Care Companion to CNS DisordersNovember 18, 2018
Daniel Hernandez-Huerta, Jose Manuel Montes
Asian Journal of Psychiatry

Prevalence of catatonic signs and symptoms in an acute psychiatric unit from a tertiary psychiatric center in India

Asian Journal of PsychiatryJuly 16, 2019
Bhaskaran Aandi SubramaniyamV Senthil Kumar Reddi
Schizophrenia Bulletin

Cortical Contributions to Distinct Symptom Dimensions of Catatonia

Schizophrenia BulletinFebruary 13, 2019
Dusan HirjakRobert C Wolf
Schizophrenia Research

Visual hallucinations associated with multimodal hallucinations, suicide attempts and morbidity of illness in psychotic disorders

Schizophrenia ResearchMarch 8, 2019
Virginie-Anne ChouinardDost Öngür
The Primary Care Companion to CNS Disorders

The Shocking Time It Takes to Initiate ECT: A Clinically and Legally Complicated Case of Catatonia

The Primary Care Companion to CNS DisordersDecember 15, 2018
Anjali ThakrarEsther Akinyemi

Association of the Thrombo-embolic Phenomenon with Electroconvulsive Therapy Treatment in Schizophrenia with Catatonia Patient

CurēusNovember 9, 2019
Zain I WarriachBilal Haider Malik
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery

Why do neurologists miss catatonia in neurology emergency? A case series and brief literature review

Clinical Neurology and NeurosurgeryMay 31, 2019
Sucharita AnandRavi Uniyal
Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America

Autism, Psychosis, or Both? Unraveling Complex Patient Presentations

Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North AmericaNovember 12, 2019
Tara ChandrasekharLinmarie Sikich
Schizophrenia Bulletin

Multimodal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Data Fusion Reveals Distinct Patterns of Abnormal Brain Structure and Function in Catatonia

Schizophrenia BulletinJune 8, 2019
Dusan HirjakRobert C Wolf

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