Delusion content across the 20th century in an American psychiatric hospital

@article{Cannon2012DelusionCA,
  title={Delusion content across the 20th century in an American psychiatric hospital},
  author={Brooke J. Cannon and Lorraine Masinos Kramer},
  journal={International Journal of Social Psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={58},
  pages={323 - 327}
}
  • B. Cannon, L. Kramer
  • Published 1 May 2012
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • International Journal of Social Psychiatry
Background: Differences in delusion content have been studied across time periods and in various international samples, with variations reflecting sociocultural influences. A similar analysis of delusion content in an American sample has yet to be reported. Aims: The current study seeks to contribute to this growing database by reporting delusion content from a sample in the US across a 100-year period. Methods: Archival medical records of 102 patients hospitalized for psychosis across the 20th… 

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