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Hysteria for the Masses

  Hysteria as a Concept “When there are motor symptoms, sensory symptoms or neurological symptoms that cannot be fully explained by physical findings, the symptoms compromise a “conversion disorder.” When they occur in a warehouse, school or company setting, with many people have similar, inexplicable symptoms, it is referred to as “mass hysteria.” When symptoms …

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The Older Injured Worker

In the past, our older injured workers would more often than not seek retirement rather than attempt to return to work after …
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Occult Alcoholism?

Take as an example, an injured worker who is prescribed hydrocodone twice daily. He does not seem to be abusing it; but he …
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Lost Body Parts – Impact of Amputation

A psychological exam should be routinely ordered when an injury involves an amputation, either within the injury or following …
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