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endobj 9vTTLHlzXHI9o929tnp7tu78/wDm1E4NtdLKm9O9Rm0PI+0GRa7aHt3vcXextbf0iiemTfWLcCoN She chose not to pursue psychological counseling on discharge. On the second day of her hospital admission for the medical assessment of her chest pain, she developed acute weakness and tremors of her bilateral arms and legs. 0Una0gOr9R7317v51/8Ag3b9+z/AsUjk2NtINucRUHVaY4LXOa3b625tJ3+73M/waSmFd9hqaGZ+ She lived in a ground level apartment with no steps. 33 0 obj 36 0 obj 50. e1+fa9xiXxWIMO3bAK/znP8A8J6qsfZsb/RM/wA0JfZcb/RM/wA0f3JKa7cW4PY459rg1wJaRVBA At a three-month phone interview follow-up, the patient was doing well with no reoccurrence of her symptoms. Pathologic gait patterns can be broadly divided into either neuromuscular or musculoskeletal etiologies. Often, the patient with conversion disorder was seeking attention and affirmation. gCvb7B7Wj1WV/wBVrf0mxJTmlrjYX7eli8aNs5d6gDtn5v5qk60W2PdQ3p72iQXuI3bHg+q+zb+b On day 6, the patient was able to ambulate up and down 12 steps independently with a step-over-step gait pattern. !�\ FWNzNPElBhaisoMHJjXC0kSTVKMXZEVVNnRl4vKzhMPTdePzRpSkhbSVxNTk9KW1xdXl9VZmdoaW The successful management of the three cases described in this report involved a combination of behavioral modification and physical therapy interventions incorporating strengthening, balance training, conditioning, gait, and transfer training. 32 0 obj [email protected]. Her symptoms had been present for two months. Please enable scripts and reload this page. x�S�*�*T0T0 B�����i�����U���D*� 8� Delamater AM, Rosenbloom N, Conners CK, et al. Hysterical conversion reactions: some patient characteristics and treatment team reactions. 8Gl+zN5Af06lo9lLpuJ20tNTNtTGsZ/g2/R3qbuniwOa/BxC5hBr/Su1LrDfbvd6O7899+z/AAv8 x�+� � | Registered users can save articles, searches, and manage email alerts. The patient transferred from the bed to a wheelchair with a standing pivot, requiring maximal assistance from the therapist. 32. The patient had a visible tremor in all four extremities when asked to move. z9LX2/Rcsh7qC71MezpzG2uLhY4AOLmFtLrGyf3vZ/mKT/TZ6wNvTwxznljXtAl7He71xu93o1l7 �i endobj endstream j Trieschmann RB, Stolov WC, Montgomery ED. endobj APSKdZ6q5pNtdLLS1+0NJe1rtrfT3OIre7fYbN/8hJTCv6wdKfWyw3bN7dwY5rt2g3OG0NO5zf5C 1rnYGK5r/pV021/a3W/9zMH/AIVdF+g9T1Df0s2bjYbHVjebGcXOd6rf0jf0fvVmzMfdS64ZWF9k 1buWWN2uBBiHNWf1L9JmCndme6toLcbSsBznNc6yz972/wBfYkpEwzS6kP6iGMBfvLDvcIa0073s HTa2Msfe0MsDnMceCGTvd/0fZ/pP8Gs5vUK7Hj7TbgNDOQdweLBu2P23NZ6ftdZ+a/8A0qJd1F1R The patient was very slow and deliberate in her gait. The completion of a thorough diagnostic workup before the therapy treatment program begins rules out an organic cause of the symptoms. 0hpJdvcY+l/xOOzZ+j/8ETe+0vse3qVTw0EsZAEtLGMrr2zvd7v+Jf8AprbESyp78hwdRnE2wN/q The patient then progressed to standing in the parallel bars and was able to progress very quickly to walking in the parallel bars with bilateral upper extremity support. B/8ANtc1u5nqbtn/AAi1vsuL/oa/80f3JfZcX/Q1/wCaP7klOV6mc4myo5tTS526o10ujcHlvpPf She practiced forward, back, and side-to-side standing weight shifting with her feet parallel and staggered. m3IxnNfW+z0wLN8N9T3M/e2NFXqez/S/yEw6re2outycRjrGMdQf0kGYe5zmu2P22VP/AOtJKdhJ The individuals described here were patients in the St. Mary’s Hospital inpatient rehabilitation unit. <>>>/BBox[0 0 611 791]/Length 136>>stream Delargy MA, Peatfield RC, Burt AA. For information on cookies and how you can disable them visit our Privacy and Cookie Policy. The patients advanced through a progressively more difficult therapy program based on treatment approaches used with analogous neurological conditions. GncHem3cODAkRoppJJKUkkkkpSSSSSlJJJJKUkkkkpSSSSSlJJJJKUmDWiYAE8wnSSUpJJJJT//Z2021-01-20T20:17:43-08:00 She also was dependent on help for all self-care including toileting, dressing, and bathing. <>stream Initially, the patient may "step-to" here involved lower extremity, rather than "step-through." Slap gait is a heel gait abnormality that can be diagnosed by hearing the patient walk. qw3MtIY+oOe+nIc9u5zX2UPpsZtrf/4Gs3pn+MDCZ0nBPUmXnqD6aTkNDapfuopy7c6ptdorfS5t j cl5YGiHjdYRJr3PdOz1Nzd7vf/N/pFZxMn7VT6wqspBJDW2gNcQPz9oc72uWU6nYfZT1EueCCfWk Crimlisk HL, Bhatia K, Cope H, et al. lCZc5rjtbXbsr/kbP8H/AMYkplTSKnhjMLMaaw62oev7HEOZ7P5/0Wvs3bvTt/M9ZNWx+IG2Mwcs C1jSyH+p6LnOe2/1PzGJqsYsLmNxMGsOsc4sdYXe6WVbmV+mWs3+lV+j/wDRiZtFVjjUzD6eW1At �i endstream Z9262a2uOOWEFu21w9J1f876T9m/+bUjkSJHULh69m+gOxyQ33Pq9L+a9zfUsZ/Of6H1PoJKRPyn gtbh4Qa7aLWl8Nlp9PG/wXu+l7P+2k1jAaHWX09Ol7w/3GWPc0Ortc6x1f8AONq2NY/ZZ+4otpca x�s OMaocGj9ow4lohwDRPf95jWep/r6af3XB9zm9QqcGmw1BwEmTurq923dXv8AZ/pP+EUmS2xz2VZ5 The patient and her family received a tour of the rehabilitation unit. The patient was able to independently roll and scoot in bed. The therapy management program used a behavioral modification approach to support classic physical therapy techniques of strengthening, gait training, neuromuscular reeducation, and balance training. At three-month follow-up, the patient had no symptom reoccurrence and was gainfully employed and doing well. A positive diagnosis is made by ruling out all possible organic causes. Verbal cues included “take a break” and “regain control of your body.” The therapist did not comment about the abnormal gait pattern. endstream Job-specific tasks including transferring a person to a chair, getting up from a kneeling to a standing position, and lifting 40-lb objects from the floor were practiced. The role of the physical therapist in the treatment of conversion disorder is to re-establish normal patterns of movement. t9dtV1r3Xkt3gOrY1nsfv9Kr932e9X+oVG/ELGVV5EuY4V2mGEB7H/S923bG6t376zm4LfVcyvCx Q/Iz3FzoGyloZr7u9LtrPds/SvTss349pdZ1AA+mYdURYDv+jV6VTX/yL/8Agv8Ag/0ihBbW6yeo The patient was progressed to walking outside of the parallel bars when she demonstrated normal gait mechanics within the parallel bars. e0h9gY73M+07P0bkmZNQfU2+7p0uYX1Na2dC39EK37tuze//AK9/gklOv9vwdod9oq2l20He2N0T However, she demonstrated high-amplitude tremors and jerking of her lower extremities on attempts to stand. ms+nX6leP6l1dvpGyOqdYx+ndObdTUzqvU7244ZqaqS9tuU59rd7X3fZsXHfvZXaz18j/CVVvSU7 An approach to the treatment of abnormal ambulation resulting from conversion reaction. 9PkD1PofpPzEJ/UGiHO6nhu2e/8AmSS5wHpwwNtdu/6371M5lzbXss6qxrq2k2sZjy1gaA5znWOc She was able to transfer to the edge of the bed independently and was able to sit unsupported on the edge of the bed. XMdQ+rPWXdNtZjF7rL83PutxjcdhGQc79mX1b3+lj/Zb8rFzrfS/S+oz7T+ky8eitBt+qXXbMhtu Coronary angiography and echocardiograms were normal. x�+� � | ^��Ey�9 5NIZHVJ1pH+b/wCZpKdFJZ/2jqn+iH3f+Zpev1Sf5ofd/wCZpKdBJZ/rdUj+bH3f+ZqxivynB32h 1t+1WNy8Z7/0dn6Kz1P9ItHqvSquqY/2a662ql25tzKnBotre11N2Nfua/8AQ212f4P076/p0XVP “Hysteria” in clinical neurology. 5gPptbD4btsDW1tcz+c/Ret+i/0qSmV9+6ovGTmVCwh1Qro1YGb26V+i52x7ve71/wAxiY5Hr2TT She practiced carrying a 10-lb backpack, simulating her bag at school. If the family reinforced the sick role and the abnormal movements when the patient was not in therapy, the progress made during therapy was lost. endobj nXt1oNt1z9Xh91Tq4Gk1h7mVsf7vd/6jQepPAyQ1r8wO9Mbm4rQ5m0k6u3Mfts0f9FX8e716W27H Spitzer C, Spelsberg B, Grabe HJ, et al. The symptoms are often reinforced by social support from family and friends or by avoiding underlying emotional stress. Developing rapport and trust with the patient is essential. 4d1TqemsLXAsbIdWC4+i99zNv0n/AOC/0n80kpcYdG1zvs3Tza9gLHEy31w1jXtDCx22ln0vY/8A H/MRb62V2urY3poYxobS236bdNxa/T859z/9bklMLcXHDKQ/G6a0t9R11Zd7QId9B/pDftq322+p This website uses cookies. Conversion disorder is a subset of the somatoform disorders. LRHYo9drqen4pbikNosfbDmtb+lr2tbVZ6X0/V+kkpientDGtr6djtyNpLmG4+3U+hxXut3+lv8A 3uZ/ND6bPd/xiI6kNNwNGC3He1z7ml59zh763Wt9P09jbP5x7v8ASKLcQWV7HYvT3CsB1FYJc0eo endstream The patient demonstrated exaggerated trunk and leg movements. endstream Conversion disorders in adolescents: a practical approach to, 17. lGRc6q04zHVisC25tuJhX0UerdV7qMjqWMyx1vpV/wA96fqekkp6BJYN/wBaWv6b0zqGDjusZ1LN 76yC4Dc1hdW+za1/0d+3/viouwwIA6de93p73D7S7Qu3t9Fr33bXW+3816ndjB97zZguabHNa+z7 Diplegic Gait. She also demonstrated normal strength, light touch, and proprioception sensation of her bilateral extremities, and trunk. A contract toward goals can be helpful. 3 0 obj 2nbtcQavcZ3b/wCZ9j/+LUzjOLbGnOt/SEEEGsFkHdFR9L6L/wA7f6is/Z6P9Gz/ADQl6FH+jZ9w Misdiagnosis of conversion disorders. 12 0 obj Solyom C, Solyom L. A treatment program for functional paraplegia/Munchausen’s syndrome. H��Wێ��}��УX�}�. 5 0 obj RffZXZm3OyDRc0W+m5gZgZ+O3I/VsV+JkOyMj0av0lf2j1afVuqqYkp28Do/TbMrIzunvvZbTkZV h9QtYy2tjHYxyHlobVe4NcWkub+j+k/3WbPbtSU556n9X6X5FdnVbG2Ul9Nosue0hzfdY2tr9u6x The patient was independent in rolling and scooting in bed. 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Functional independence measures (FIMTM) were recorded on admission, at discharge from the hospital, and three months post-discharge (Table 3). qV5VVji9pNbawLG2vvq9Sh2RV7m76K7PUsSU9EksPGv63j9Ix6q8NxyaaqqzXkWC15LCyq59mXWW vBG3eSDbYxrvzfTrepDNBsF1mZkCuXPFX2ZzQA5sMqc9lW53petX+eo25TK8exr8zMrra57n3Ghw DAwMDAwBDQsLDQ4NEA4OEBQODg4UFA4ODg4UEQwMDAwMEREMDAwMDAwRDAwMDAwMDAwMDAwMDAwM The author thanks Dr. Denise Dupras and Dr. Leslie Glickman for their feedback and comments on the manuscript and Dr. Allen Brown, Dr. Jeffrey Basford, and Dr. Daniel Rohe for their support and assistance. ��F <>stream The diagnosis should be presented in a nonconfrontational manner. FX89kPDQPd/N7dtj/wCWrWLjuotta2mmqkkFhqEOMD/Ct2tb/wBJVOp0MdmVvdXh2bmhjW5RO/cC Wolters Kluwer Health The patient had a medical history of a ruptured ovarian cyst and an abortion. <>>>/BBox[0 0 611 791]/Length 103>>stream Activities also included transitions from supine to sitting and sitting to standing and balance activities in sitting. 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The patient was a senior in high school and planned to attend college in the next six months. The general progression of the treatment included developing patient rapport, working on flexibility and initial weight-bearing activities, gait training in the parallel bars, which provided the patient with success and confidence, and then to gait in open spaces and in the community. They often assume a “sick role” with its privileged social status and rewards of attention. 11 0 obj 6N+z1LP+DVB9T7HCt3TrQK3P2u+0lpLngWP2kWN37vo/8GjfZCfTc7CfNdLNv6c/TrLnsoI3hrnb The patient and therapist developed compensation and adaptation techniques to deal with the patient’s blindness and her ability to get around her hospital room. p257XvHpju1rfzvU+hUzb6qSnTd1Lp7S0OyagXgFo3t1BmHc/Q9v0kn9S6ewgPyqW7pLZsaJg7Hf It was essential that patients’ families be involved in the process to reinforce and carry over the behavior modification outside of the therapy session. The patient was discharged home with her parents. tB3Vtj1LXM/O/wCt/wA7/olp4NrrKADRZjiuGNZbG4gAe72uf7fzUlNlJJJJT//Q9VSSSSU402h7 Swing-to and swing-through gait patterns are typically used in case of a non weight-bearing leg – in our examples it is the left leg. Walking speed during the step-through pattern (normal walking) was matched to the speed of the step-to pattern. Xsb7tjv0b3raa1rWhrQGtaIAGgACxPUOM0ua7p2PcWfonNlpm11fvOm7ZYz/AKfprSwrcm0Pdc+i 9l1L8552Vhz4x9paS6h7bad7S32tsczY79LX/wBbTWdRsrsZuzrJrbX6tP2b3PLm+oXsgfn7voMd Dissociative experiences and psychopathology in conversion disorders. She continued to require the white blind cane to assist with navigation due to her blindness. conversion disorder; physical therapy; rehabilitation; behavioral modification. /wDm6ttlP5jWO9/+k/nbk4y3tr9d2ZkvadzGs+zbSXbfadrqWv8AY6zd9Jlf/giYZM3Atuzi2PSe TbeMq5xcQ99zbGZXr2WM2fpPWprc5NmfVvpOZbk321uGRlupsfc17g9lmNP2S/H120W07v8AB/zn Heruti RJ, Reznik J, Adunski A, et al. jWwxrP0b9myvb7/z1EWvqFbmZHULCS9zqjSHuId6lev6Nno7bv01Pqfo3sq/R+xSb6gY31buoWF+ Emphasis is placed on the quality of movement instead of the quantity of movement. These therapies were augmented with recreational therapy, psychology, and nursing care. 23. x�s Mai FM. For the 10 healthy subjects, peak plantar pressures and walking speed of each of the four conditions were compared using a 2 x 2 repeated measures analysis of variance. However, she was able to crochet with no noticeable tremor. Verbal feedback included “relax the muscles in your shoulders and trunk,” “feel the control of your extremities.” The patient received praise, encouragement, and reinforcement of normal gait mechanics. 6gjn+cVfqOI67KY8YYyGlga+z1TWRDtzG7R9JjNznqzhMtayx1tDMdz37i1j986NZve7az3+1Vep 24 0 obj 6. iDj9N2PPZ3tNkF1c/of+E2/9c9T/AINJTexMnLuc0tbjux9Q59NpfBH5oHpNY7/PQOqUerfrhUZA Healthcare team members attended a team meeting to discuss goals, care plans and anticipated length of stay. 6x1Zr4IrJ9zWfzjvzWIPUnFuRWfXyqtrdzRj1b2E6t/SEVW7nOn+bekprsy7X0BzcvK9n0iMWHuc endobj Perspective: impact of the III Step conference on clinical practice. j V5D/AEw+/wBX9F63+jqs9isvzOrC6oV4zTSd/quMgtgfodrfz97/AGvSU6aSzKsvq5uuFuM1tLXN TKyW02h7nZofQ0V7217q7PzGvsaG7HOde/8AM9Gz/wBB0lMBm1j1B9sy4qYRY91IEPtfsr3B9TXe XD1N/qV/S/m0lIRlNqg2ZXT2eo31KYbALm+1t2/1ve1rG2f+T/Rpy9rnmoZeG4W1NfVX6YmWtB9U x��1!ОSLe�p�uK5Z�h��f� The patient may receive rewards of day passes or floor privileges with success in the sequence. A consistent healthcare team trained in the behavioral treatment approach to. 42. Her bowel and bladder function was also normal. <>>>/BBox[0 0 611 791]/Length 103>>stream Binzer M, Anderson PM, Kullgren G. Clinical characteristics of patients with motor disability due to. �� G����ɼ��Q�MBBa� �n�: z�9�>d�7��)e��ɿ��;� gNƇ^�v���9E\L�v(2���� �����:j~�Y�]T��5v �{ *F The patient demonstrated normal speech and cognition. 2sAdurba+j+b925t3/gylL62vJzc3RxYf0G47nFztzAcd3t9n/FM/wAxJSvWcXUA5mQwgEBgx9Xu She had full active range of motion of all joints, but she performed the range of motion with large, jerky movements. The patient returned to work two weeks after her hospital discharge. xkj03UEn+vv3fyklNpJJJJT/AP/V9VSSSSU4jmhjrntr6a0v3eo7uWB3+G2t/NtdX6v8tJ9G022U However, the patient became agitated when the sheets of the bed touched her legs. endobj Correct diagnosis and prompt, effective management of patients with this disorder is essential. 28. � �w��-�V�����С�/ �4� WE��U8?p8��4�6j�af��q�h�hR0�8�E5���03m��ʕҞ%�6�">6�ui��H��q�hJr��/���O ��J��ͧ�)J��*:Bg���F��*1� endstream other studies [13,20,21]. endstream If structurally permanent building staircases are utilized, bilateral railing may not be within reach… Gooch JL, Wolcott R, Speed J. Behavioral management of, 14. <>>>/BBox[0 0 611 791]/Length 142>>stream nXi71S3KGU1roMN2ljuS1V+p5TqcgNOacVmyQ1tJsBPulz7Njmt+j9BJSAZtjvW/yowNYWe9tEbC prbG1ub2JzdHV2d3h5ent8f/2gAMAwEAAhEDEQA/APU2MZWxrGNDGMAa1rRAAGga0BSSSSUpJUjl The patient ambulated 25 ft with moderate assistance of two people for balance. These variables reinforce the observation that walking speed decreases as the PD stage increases, and may be related to problems of dynamic balance [14,22]. The patient was able to perform high-level balance activities of tandem walking and braiding by day 5. WwWMLdhaCz90jTTyTCmkCBW0CIiBx4f9FJTg2MxHVPYbulelYXsBc1uoBO+rSxrf0dVlTXopJc/e Because physical therapy is a culturally acceptable treatment for paralysis and gait abnormalities, the patient is often willing to participate in the treatment program. 6vuBYC3Gcatvu/mklIrMR12PY6zDr3XXBzx6xcwgOhln0q/9LZ/b/wAH70sjpkWA1dPZawsG8OtL Conversion motor paralysis disorder: analysis of 34 consecutive referrals. endobj A possible limitation of this report is that it was difficult to standardize care due to the varying patient impairments and interaction of other therapy discipline’s care. 3srZst/RbnN/wfsSUr0S+g7sK8+n9Cuy1pc7ebGWQ71rPoV2v+m/+b9P9z9GenIy2sLPsVrSGuLN She was independent in all transfers, self-cares, and gait. endobj She also worked on general conditioning on an exercise bicycle for 15 minutes. The three-month follow-up was conducted through a phone interview as part of the routine data collection at St. Mary’s Hospital inpatient rehabilitation unit. d3qbC072ep/r6S26a/SqZXuc/YAN7zLjH5zz+85JTNJJJJT/AP/X9VSSSSU4guufZ9nZnZHu3tH6 GAITGAIT BY Dr. AMRIT KAUR (PT) Lecturer, N.D.M.V.P college of physiotherapy nashik 2. Her children lived with their father, and the patient had visitation rights on the weekends. Rehabilitation specialists are an integral component of a successful treatment program.7,8 Physical therapists are familiar with analogous neurological conditions and can provide the individual with a culturally accepted intervention or cure to their illness. She also had a history of asthma. It is important to distinguish conversion disorder from malingering in which the symptoms are consciously produced in order to obtain secondary gain such as financial compensation, release from jail, and avoidance of military service.6. The expectations of the therapy program and progression were outlined. endobj The item(s) has been successfully added to ", This article has been saved into your User Account, in the Favorites area, under the new folder. yX7ogsbZje8bWbv0te//AEtf8you6tdWavVyMVo3NZcSLB7jDy1n7jvs9lT9tn56SnYSWRV1W2yx One factor was gait pattern and one factor was use of a cane. Assistive devices are removed as soon as possible. X7iPc3fud9D06v8AP/7cajBD6mWP6dilz4lzbZBBJcHV/oz+96jG/wDTTO6fOMd3S6d+8OGO26Q8 Please try after some time. �ř�@!�E���4C��@����@c\C� �k� DAwMDAwMDAwMDAwMDP/AABEIAQAAxgMBIgACEQEDEQH/3QAEAA3/xAE/AAABBQEBAQEBAQAAAAAA Involving the patient’s family members in treatment planning, goal setting, and education helps to facilitate positive reinforcement of normal movement behaviors outside the therapy sessions. The rehabilitation team met on a weekly basis at a patient care conference to discuss patient progress and goals. 03Mp9v01Kx+PVe20MwfQe0Fzgwuc2uNmQ0WVM2PZ7Lms3+mkpeqk3MrrZT014tLXXNZ7t7Glzmel j Many of these principles can also be applied to the treatment of patients with other somatoform disorders. 4 0 obj endstream 2+3/AMzRLg4Cq7/KL4HpljYlmxuz1Xsj9I+7d/LSU2+nY1wrqvsych7nN99d4a3kD6VTW/o3bm7/ The patient worked on seated weight-shifting activities while reaching for objects placed at her front and sides. Some error has occurred while processing your request. x��� <>stream 4W306/tH+Dt2f6T1N+qkkpwcj6l9EyKjRYLRQLLra6WWOY2v7SyyrMqpDI2U3+vbY6r99/s/Q/ok The therapist provided cueing for relaxation and normal movement patterns. The patient receives verbal cueing to gain control of his or her extremities and focuses on the quality of the movement instead of the speed or distance. 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