You are here: Home / Central Office (Cordoba Unit) / EDUCATION / Hyperactivity
Thursday, 19.10.2017

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Hyperactivity

 Definition: An increase of purposeful, voluntary motor activity (Taylor, 1981).

 

Exploration: The presence of hyperactivity can be established by observing the patient with or without interacting with him/her.

 

Reference:

Taylor M.A. The neuropsychiatric mental Status Examination. New York: Spectrum  publications; 1981, pp. 18-21.

 

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

January 19, 2017