The object of this study was to determine the reproducibility of the measurement of plasma catecholamine metabolites in normal control subjects and to assess the influence of factors such as time of day, diet, activity, blood pressure, and mood on the variance of these measures. Plasma free homovanillic acid (HVA), 3-methoxy-4-hydroxyphenylglycol (MHPG),… (More)
Turner's Syndrome and its associated problems are discussed. The developmental/adaptational difficulties surrounding Turner's Syndrome necessitate a comprehensive treatment approach, with a special emphasis on psychological assessment of "space-form blindness." A case history of assessment and treatment is presented to illustrate this approach.
BACKGROUND Functional neurological disorders (FNDs), also known as conversion disorder, are unexplained neurological symptoms unrelated to a neurological cause. The disorder is common, yet poorly understood. The symptoms are experienced as involuntary but have similarities to voluntary processes. Here we studied intention awareness in FND. METHOD A total… (More)