Chapter 3. Spontaneous Movement Disorders in Psychiatric Patients

  1. Stewart A. Factor DO1,
  2. Anthony E. Lang MD2 and
  3. William J. Weiner MD3
  1. Irene Richard,
  2. Christopher O'Brien and
  3. Roger Kurlan

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753217.ch3

Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition

Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition

How to Cite

Richard, I., O'Brien, C. and Kurlan, R. (2005) Spontaneous Movement Disorders in Psychiatric Patients, in Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition (eds S. A. Factor, A. E. Lang and W. J. Weiner), Blackwell Publishing Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753217.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA

  2. 2

    Movement Disorders Clinic, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada

  3. 3

    Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126199

Online ISBN: 9780470753217

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Keywords:

  • psychiatric patients;
  • Huntington's disease;
  • eye rubbing;
  • nose picking;
  • headache

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hyperkinetic disorders

  • Mannerisms

  • Stereotypies

  • Compulsions

  • Hypokinetic disorders

  • Bradykinesia, akinesia, and hypomimia

  • Movement disorders in schizophrenia

  • “Negative symptoms” in schizophrenia

  • Catatonia

  • Lethal catatonia

  • Rigidity

  • Catalepsy

  • Negativism

  • Mutism