Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms



Definition: Fixed stare with lack of environmental visual scan and reduction of blinking (Fink and Taylor 2006).


Exploration: The presence of staring can be established by observing the patient´s behavior.




Fink M, Taylor MA. Catatonia: A Clinician's Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2006. p. 205


September 26, 2019