Format

Send to:

Choose Destination

Links from PubMed

Dissociation - mental defense mechanism

MedGen UID:
88527
Concept ID:
C0086168
Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction
Synonyms: Dissociation
SNOMED CT: Dissociation - mental defense mechanism (286669009)
 

Definition

Used generally to describe the process whereby thoughts, attitudes, emotions, or a coordinated set of activities becomes separated from one's personality or mental processes. Compare DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS. [from PSY]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Renard SB, Huntjens RJ, Lysaker PH, Moskowitz A, Aleman A, Pijnenborg GH
Schizophr Bull 2017 Jan;43(1):108-121. Epub 2016 May 21 doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbw063. PMID: 27209638Free PMC Article
Bozkurt H, Duzman Mutluer T, Kose C, Zoroglu S
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2015 Jun;69(6):369-74. Epub 2014 Dec 29 doi: 10.1111/pcn.12256. PMID: 25385063
Somer E, Ross C, Kirshberg R, Bakri RS, Ismail S
Transcult Psychiatry 2015 Feb;52(1):58-73. Epub 2014 Oct 9 doi: 10.1177/1363461514552584. PMID: 25300648
Sar V, Alioğlu F, Akyuz G, Karabulut S
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(4):477-93. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2014.902415. PMID: 24678926
Kundakçi T, Sar V, Kiziltan E, Yargiç IL, Tutkun H
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(1):24-34. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2013.821434. PMID: 24377970

Diagnosis

Bozkurt H, Duzman Mutluer T, Kose C, Zoroglu S
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2015 Jun;69(6):369-74. Epub 2014 Dec 29 doi: 10.1111/pcn.12256. PMID: 25385063
Somer E, Ross C, Kirshberg R, Bakri RS, Ismail S
Transcult Psychiatry 2015 Feb;52(1):58-73. Epub 2014 Oct 9 doi: 10.1177/1363461514552584. PMID: 25300648
Sar V, Alioğlu F, Akyuz G, Karabulut S
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(4):477-93. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2014.902415. PMID: 24678926
Kundakçi T, Sar V, Kiziltan E, Yargiç IL, Tutkun H
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(1):24-34. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2013.821434. PMID: 24377970
Mueller-Pfeiffer C, Rufibach K, Perron N, Wyss D, Kuenzler C, Prezewowsky C, Pitman RK, Rufer M
Psychiatry Res 2012 Dec 30;200(2-3):475-81. Epub 2012 May 10 doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2012.04.028. PMID: 22578820

Therapy

Wolf EJ, Lunney CA, Schnurr PP
J Consult Clin Psychol 2016 Jan;84(1):95-100. Epub 2015 Jul 13 doi: 10.1037/ccp0000036. PMID: 26167946Free PMC Article
Brand BL
J Trauma Dissociation 2012;13(4):387-96. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2012.672550. PMID: 22651673
During EH, Elahi FM, Taieb O, Moro MR, Baubet T
Can J Psychiatry 2011 Apr;56(4):235-42. doi: 10.1177/070674371105600407. PMID: 21507280
Yu J, Ross CA, Keyes BB, Li Y, Dai Y, Zhang T, Wang L, Fan Q, Xiao Z
J Trauma Dissociation 2010;11(3):358-72. doi: 10.1080/15299731003793468. PMID: 20603768Free PMC Article
Brand BL, Classen CC, McNary SW, Zaveri P
J Nerv Ment Dis 2009 Sep;197(9):646-54. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0b013e3181b3afaa. PMID: 19752643

Prognosis

Somer E, Ross C, Kirshberg R, Bakri RS, Ismail S
Transcult Psychiatry 2015 Feb;52(1):58-73. Epub 2014 Oct 9 doi: 10.1177/1363461514552584. PMID: 25300648
Myrick AC, Brand BL, Putnam FW
J Trauma Dissociation 2013;14(4):375-89. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2012.736931. PMID: 23796170
Brand BL
J Trauma Dissociation 2012;13(4):387-96. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2012.672550. PMID: 22651673
Chaturvedi SK, Desai G, Shaligram D
Int J Soc Psychiatry 2010 Sep;56(5):533-9. Epub 2009 Sep 17 doi: 10.1177/0020764009347335. PMID: 19762410
Foote B, Smolin Y, Neft DI, Lipschitz D
J Nerv Ment Dis 2008 Jan;196(1):29-36. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0b013e31815fa4e7. PMID: 18195639

Clinical prediction guides

Bozkurt H, Duzman Mutluer T, Kose C, Zoroglu S
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2015 Jun;69(6):369-74. Epub 2014 Dec 29 doi: 10.1111/pcn.12256. PMID: 25385063
Somer E, Ross C, Kirshberg R, Bakri RS, Ismail S
Transcult Psychiatry 2015 Feb;52(1):58-73. Epub 2014 Oct 9 doi: 10.1177/1363461514552584. PMID: 25300648
Sar V, Alioğlu F, Akyuz G, Karabulut S
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(4):477-93. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2014.902415. PMID: 24678926
Kundakçi T, Sar V, Kiziltan E, Yargiç IL, Tutkun H
J Trauma Dissociation 2014;15(1):24-34. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2013.821434. PMID: 24377970
Mueller-Pfeiffer C, Rufibach K, Perron N, Wyss D, Kuenzler C, Prezewowsky C, Pitman RK, Rufer M
Psychiatry Res 2012 Dec 30;200(2-3):475-81. Epub 2012 May 10 doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2012.04.028. PMID: 22578820

Recent systematic reviews

Renard SB, Huntjens RJ, Lysaker PH, Moskowitz A, Aleman A, Pijnenborg GH
Schizophr Bull 2017 Jan;43(1):108-121. Epub 2016 May 21 doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbw063. PMID: 27209638Free PMC Article
Schmutz M
Epilepsy Behav 2013 Dec;29(3):449-56. Epub 2013 Oct 1 doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.08.018. PMID: 24090778
During EH, Elahi FM, Taieb O, Moro MR, Baubet T
Can J Psychiatry 2011 Apr;56(4):235-42. doi: 10.1177/070674371105600407. PMID: 21507280
Pope HG Jr, Barry S, Bodkin A, Hudson JI
Psychother Psychosom 2006;75(1):19-24. doi: 10.1159/000089223. PMID: 16361871
Friedl MC, Draijer N, de Jonge P
Acta Psychiatr Scand 2000 Dec;102(6):423-8. PMID: 11142430

Supplemental Content

Table of contents

    Recent activity

    Your browsing activity is empty.

    Activity recording is turned off.

    Turn recording back on

    See more...
    Support Center