|Cotard's syndrome |
Belief "I am dead" delusion (or?)
depression self suicide
"I have no brain" theory of mind conscpsychotherapy
senses - taste smell
|PET - positron emission tomography|
ICD 11 - classification?
attempts 'default network mode'
iousness body (parts) brain function
frontal and parietal lobes anaesthesia
low metabolic activity physiology
|social impact, family, friends, carers|
sense making social understanding
Jules Cotard (1840–1889), a French neurologist
quality of life autonomy control
research funding access to treatment
specialist services referral processes
Source: New Scientist, 1 June 2013.
Mindscapes: First interview with a dead man
Wikipedia: Cotard delusion