Wednesday, 21.08.2019

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Paranoid delusions

 

Definition: False beliefs that one is persecuted, which cannot be corrected by reasoning (Petho and Ban 1989).

 

ExplorationThe presence of paranoid delusions can be established by interviewing patient.

 

Reference:

Petho B, Ban TA. DCR Budapest-Nashville in the diagnosis and classification of functional psychoses. Psychopathology 1989; 21: 153-240

 

August 9, 2018