Month: September 2021

Hebephrenic schizophrenia

Posted on September 29, 2021

Hebephrenic (hebephrenic) schizophrenia or hebephrenia F20.1 is one of the forms of schizophrenia with a continuous and unfavorable course, characterized by inappropriate emotions, silly behavior and torn thinking.         In 1863 , K. Kahlbaum first identified hebephrenia

Paranoia and schizophrenia

Posted on September 23, 2021

Paranoid schizophrenia (F20.0) is a type of schizophrenia characterized by hallucinations and delusions, as well as incoherent speech, affective flattening. There may be mild catatonic symptoms that are not predominant. It is one

Suicide in schizophrenia

Posted on September 17, 2021

Approximately 40% of patients with schizophrenia make a suicidal attempt during their lifetime, and in 10-20% it is successful.       Even if it is possible to stop most of the symptoms of depression

Schizophrenia problem

Posted on September 11, 2021

Schizophrenia is a group of mental disorders characterized by a diverse course, the presence of positive, negative and cognitive symptoms, combined with each other within certain forms.     The problem

Sleep disturbances in schizophrenia

Posted on September 5, 2021

The sleep of a schizophrenic patient is usually disturbed. The structure of sleep especially changes before exacerbation or in the process of relapse of the disease. According to S. Dencker et al. (1986), sleep disorder