Tuesday, 11.12.2018

Postural Hallucinations
Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

 

Definition: Auditory hallucinations which are induced by changes in the position of the body (Field and Contrell 2005).

 

Exploration: The presence of postural hallucinations can be established by interviewing the patient and instructing the patient to change the position of his/her body.

 

Reference:

 

Field AJ, Cottrell DJ. Postural hallucinations? An unusual presentation of anaemia. Arch Dis Child 2005; 90: 1192–1193.

 

February 15, 2018