Monday, 30.03.2020

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Slow responses

 

Definition: Patient´s answers to questions are soundly slow with marked pauses (Leonhard 1957).

 

Exploration: The presence of slow responses can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

Reference:

Leonhard K. Classification of Endogenous Psychoses and their Differentiated Etiology. A Review of the International Literature. New York: Irvington Publishers; 1999. p. 154.

 

February 6, 2020