Neuropsychiatric manifestations of multiple sclerosis.

  title={Neuropsychiatric manifestations of multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Claudia D{\'i}az-Olavarrieta and Jeffrey L. Cummings and Juan Vel{\'a}zquez and C Garc{\'i}a de la Cadena},
  journal={The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  volume={11 1},
The range of neuropsychiatric symptoms in multiple sclerosis (MS) has not been prospectively assessed. The authors, working at a tertiary medical center in Mexico City, used the Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI) to evaluate neuropsychiatric symptoms prospectively in 44 MS patients who were stable between relapses and 25 control subjects of similar age, education, and cognitive function. Neuropsychiatric symptoms were present in 95% of patients and 16% of control subjects. Changes present were… CONTINUE READING