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Hallucinations
Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

 

Definition: Perceptual experiences without a corresponding stimulus in the relevant sensory organ (AMDP 2007).

 

Exploration: The presence of hallucinations can be established by interviewing the patient or by observing the patient’s hallucinatory behavior.

 

Reference:

 

AMDP. Das AMDP-System. Arbeitsgemeinschaft für methodic und documentation in der psychiatrie. 4Auflage. Gottingen; Hogrefe;  2007,  p. 76.

 

November 2, 2017