Other Specified Dissociative Disorders
Wiki Number: PW147
Diagnosis: Other Specified Dissociative Disorders
Symptoms: Dissociation was previously called “split personalities.” This diagnoses typically involves some trauma, some amnesia.
Causes: PTSD and/or a previous trauma.
Medications: Currently, there are no drugs for these.
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- Month of birth and mental disorders: A population-based study and validation using global meta-analysisby Chih-Wei Hsu on April 30, 2021
CONCLUSIONS: MOB is related to the risks of certain MDs. This finding provides a reference for future research on the etiology of MDs.
- Kuda Kepang: A Case Report of Javanese Cultural-Related Trance in Medanby Thomas Hendriko on November 29, 2019
CONCLUSION: The traditional performance of kuda kepang is a change and innovation that characterises the traditional art world where kuda kepang performances are truly sacred events and now become extraordinary and can be performed. In this case, it appears when the magical side is in the trance condition; this trance can be performed.
- Should Posttraumatic Stress Be a Disorder or a Specifier? Towards Improved Nosology Within the DSM Categorical Classification Systemby Jeffrey Guina on August 16, 2017
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Since 1980, posttraumatic stress (PTS) disorder has been controversial because of its origin as a social construct, its discriminating trauma definition, and the Procrustean array of symptoms/clusters chosen for inclusion/exclusion. This review summarizes the history of trauma-related nosology and proposed changes, within current categorical models (trauma definitions, symptoms/clusters, subtypes/specifiers, disorders) and new models.
- Chronic complex dissociative disorders and borderline personality disorder: disorders of emotion dysregulation?by Bethany L Brand on September 25, 2015
Emotion dysregulation is a core feature of chronic complex dissociative disorders (DD), as it is for borderline personality disorder (BPD). Chronic complex DD include dissociative identity disorder (DID) and the most common form of dissociative disorder not otherwise specified (DDNOS, type 1), now known as Other Specified Dissociative Disorders (OSDD, type 1). BPD is a common comorbid disorder with DD, although preliminary research indicates the disorders have some distinguishing features as...