Relationship between semiology of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profile.

@article{Griffith2007RelationshipBS,
  title={Relationship between semiology of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profile.},
  author={Nathan M Griffith and Jerzy P. Szaflarski and Bruce K. Schefft and David Isaradisaikul and Jason M Meckler and Kelly McNally and Michael D. Privitera},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  year={2007},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={105-11}
}
Subtypes of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) have emerged via classification of seizure semiology, psychological variables, or both. PNES subtypes that differ with respect to etiology may be amenable to targeted treatment strategies. The aim of the present study was to investigate the relationship between semiology type and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) profile among patients with PNES. We did so by modifying a classification scheme proposed by Selwa et al. Our… CONTINUE READING