Psychogenic or Dissociative Fugue: A Clinical Investigation of Five Cases

@article{Coons1999PsychogenicOD,
  title={Psychogenic or Dissociative Fugue: A Clinical Investigation of Five Cases},
  author={P. Coons},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  year={1999},
  volume={84},
  pages={881 - 886}
}
  • P. Coons
  • Published 1999
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological Reports
  • Dissociative fugue (formerly psychogenic fugue) is a rare and little understood dissociative disorder. Following a review of the pertinent literature, five cases of dissociative fugue are described. These cases were systematically studied with a comprehensive history, mental status examination, physical and neurological evaluation, review of previous medical and psychiatric records, and psychological testing including MMPI, WAIS–R, electroencephalogram, and Dissociative Experiences Scale. An… CONTINUE READING
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