0
Get Alert
Please Wait... Processing your request... Please Wait.
You must sign in to sign-up for alerts.

Please confirm that your email address is correct, so you can successfully receive this alert.

Articles   |    
Hysteria and Depression: The Frequency and Significance of Hysterical Personality Features in Hospitalized Depressed Women
AARON LAZARE; GERALD L. KLERMAN
Am J Psychiatry 1968;124:48-56.
View Author and Article Information

Teaching fellow, Department of psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, Conn. 06519

Clinical associate in psychiatry, Department of psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, Conn. 06519, director of clinical services, Connecticut Mental Health Center

American Psychiatric Association, 1968

text A A A
PDF of the full text article.
Abstract

Lack of clarity of definition has contributed to the difficulty in studying the phenomena of hysteria and depression. The authors, by devising a reliable measure for the hysterical personality and by using the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression, have attempted to study the frequency and significance of hysterical personality features in hospitalized depressed women.

Abstract Teaser
Figures in this Article

Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.
Sign In Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.
Sign In to Access Full Content
 
Username
Password
Sign in via Athens (What is this?)
Athens is a service for single sign-on which enables access to all of an institution's subscriptions on- or off-site.
Not a subscriber?

Subscribe Now/Learn More

PsychiatryOnline subscription options offer access to the DSM-5 library, books, journals, CME, and patient resources. This all-in-one virtual library provides psychiatrists and mental health professionals with key resources for diagnosis, treatment, research, and professional development.

Need more help? PsychiatryOnline Customer Service may be reached by emailing PsychiatryOnline@psych.org or by calling 800-368-5777 (in the U.S.) or 703-907-7322 (outside the U.S.).

+

References

+
+

CME Activity

There is currently no quiz available for this resource. Please click here to go to the CME page to find another.
Submit a Comments
Please read the other comments before you post yours. Contributors must reveal any conflict of interest.
Comments are moderated and will appear on the site at the discertion of APA editorial staff.

* = Required Field
(if multiple authors, separate names by comma)
Example: John Doe



Web of Science® Times Cited: 52

Related Content
Books
Gabbard's Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders, 4th Edition > Chapter 54.  >
The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychopharmacology, 4th Edition > Chapter 61.  >
Textbook of Psychotherapeutic Treatments > Chapter 12.  >
The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry, 4th Edition > Chapter 8.  >
Topic Collections
Psychiatric News
Read more at Psychiatric News >>
APA Guidelines
PubMed Articles