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Relating to nosography, or the description of diseases.
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The present study might contribute to future nosographic systems, which could be based nor only on statistically determined clinical categories, but also on biological pathogenic factors that are pivotal to the identification of suitable treatments."
That said, it is to be considered that this method was only used with the aim to assist the principal source of diagnosis (which was the directed interview) and should not be taken as our primary source of nosographic knowledge about the patient/subject of this experiment.
Probably a careful nosographic research and a consequent validation procedure could confirm numerous ultracentenarians in India, and also the presence of several dozens of supercentenarians.
Post-traumatic depression, reactional depression, major depressive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder represent different clinical and nosographic disorders despite of their occasionally common symptomatic core.
Anticipating recent psychological studies of this rare disorder, Rachilde's text illustrates the nosographic distinction between necrosadism--in which victims are murdered before being used as sexual vessels by their aggressors--and attachment to Sleeping Beauty corpses, prized for their passivity and unresponsiveness.
Attempts to trace an aesthetics of masochism in literary studies have been primarily confined to male authors and of a distinctly nosographic tendency, Henry James and James Joyce proving especially suitable subjects.(17) This is not necessarily because identifying an aesthetics of masochism in a female author is politically maladroit.
The twelfth and last chapter--Psychosis from the perspective of psychiatric clinics and of cultural anthropology--represents a synthesis that outlines the multidimensionality of psychosis, of nosographic frameworks, by continuing to relate to the evolutionist dimensions and to the socio-cultural component.
When this circumscription of the risk area is done, a more nuanced approach to the suicidal risk on diverse nosographic subgroups may be accomplished.
Taking into account the clinical, therapeutical and behavioural peculiarities, the senile DM may be considered as an autonomous nosographic entity.
Defining what is normal and pathological in adolescence is complicated by the diversity of deviant behaviours, the lability, the difficulty of identifying underlying structural causes, disappearance of the usual nosographic frame and the important role of the family and of the social environment (2, 3, 7, 10).