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Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Psychological Pillow


Definition: Lying in the dorsal position with head elevated as if there was an invisible pillow under it (Taylor, 1981).


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



Taylor M.A. The Neuropsychiatric Mental Status Examination. New York: Spectrum  Publications; 1981, pp. 24-5.


Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

February 2, 2017