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Delusions

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = A false belief regarding the self or persons or objects outside the self that persists despite the facts, and is not considered tenable by one's associates.,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

2.53 Female, Widowed, Over 65 yrs, Schizophrenia, May 1945

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This patient died. Was admitted suffering from religious delusions which she had apparently had on and off since 1915. Information from CR casebook."
Relatives in survey: 69.3-5
Dates: Other: May 1945

3.16 Female, Married, 55-64 yrs, Schizophrenia, June 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/3
Scope and Contents "Occupation: House Duties. Husband was killed in action in last war. Rate-aided patient. P[atien]t has two children, both illegitimate. Admitted to CRI. Has built up a delusional system about a legacy. Auditory hallucinations leading to her wandering from her house in night attire. Delusions of persecution. Thinks her neighbours are trying to get money which is legally hers. Diagnosis: Paraphrenia with delusions of persecution and auditory hallucinations. Son works on railway. Daughter works as...
Dates: Other: June 1947

16.250 Female, Single, 45-54 yrs, Schizophrenia, January 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "Quite mad, dippy, is very annoyed because she thinks [name redacted] in Gretna is engaged to someone. Thinks people cry things after her in the street. Something went wrong with her own love affair. Doesn't work. Lives alone, mother dead. Nurse confirms - should be in the CRI. Very hallucinated and deluded, thinks the police tap on her window at night, interrupts the church service. Has private means. "Sex mania". Dr confirms: paranoid, hears voices, has delusions, is a terrible nuisance,...
Dates: Other: January 1947

PR3.348, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.348
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to male lieutenant from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 37 at first examination in 1941 Conditions mentioned include: attacks of unconsciousness; amnesia; twitching; fits; delusions; hallucinations; and epileptic fits. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1941

PR2.6418, 1948

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.6418
Scope and Contents Correspondence and handwritten notes relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 60 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: paraphrenic state; delusions; hallucinations; and hypertension. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1948

PR2.9069, 1950

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.9069
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to female patient aged 60 at first examination in 1950. Conditions mentioned include: pre-senile atrophy; atheromatous; dysarthria; dysphasia; delusions; hallucinations; and facial apraxia. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1950

PR4.2534, 1940

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/22/PR4.2534
Scope and Contents Notes and correspondence relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 52 at first examination in 1940. Conditions mentioned include: pre-senile dementia due to degenerative cerebral disease (?Alzheimer); emotional incontinence; delusions of persecution; and weight loss. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1940

PR2.12111, 1953-1958

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.12111
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, chart and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 64 at first examination in 1953. Conditions mentioned include: paraphrenia; delusions; confusion; and incontinence. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1953-1958

PR2.13623, 1954

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.13623
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence and chart relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 44 at first examination in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: delusions; paranoia; and paraphrenia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1954

PR2.13746, 1954

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.13746
Scope and Contents Typed case summary relating to male patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians first examined in 1954. Conditions mentioned include: hypochondriasis; depression; delusions; and confusion. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1954