[Mental signs of individual predisposition to madness in French psychiatry of the late XIX-early XX centuries].

@article{Pyatnitskiy2016MentalSO,
  title={[Mental signs of individual predisposition to madness in French psychiatry of the late XIX-early XX centuries].},
  author={N Yu Pyatnitskiy},
  journal={Zhurnal nevrologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova},
  year={2016},
  volume={116 5},
  pages={
          75-82
        }
}
The author analyze conceptions of mental signs of predisposition (diathesis, vulnerability) to non-psychotic and delusional mental disorders of functional origin described in the works of leading French psychiatrists of the late 19th/early 20th centuries (E. Regis, P. Serieux, J. Capgras, E. Dupre, J. Levy-Valensi etc). The descriptions of characteristics of some constitutional types and the differences in the structure of constitutional types and the structure of delusional disorders developed… CONTINUE READING