Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders. Chapter 21 Rochelle Roberts RN MSN. Schizophrenia. Introduced by Swiss psychiatrist Eugene Bleuler in 1911 Schizein- “to split” Phren -“mind” Reflects a split from the emotional and cognitive aspects of personality. Symptoms of Schizophrenia.
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because of its potential to cause agranulocytosis.
Other atypical antipsychotics are Risperdal, Olanzapine, Seroquel, Geodon and Abilify.
Typical antipsychotics include: Navane, Haldo,
Loxatane, Moban,and Orap.
b)Total inability to differentiate reality from psychosis (loudly psychotic)
Stage 5: psychotic resolution-the patient is medicated and still experiencing psychosis, but the symptoms are “quiet.”