KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE

First described by Emil W.M.G Kraeplin 1856-1926 German psychiatrist, it is a disorder characterized by depressive symptoms accompanied by psychotic features but doesn't meet...

KLEPTOMANIA

The stealing is done out of anger or in a response to a delusion or hallucination and is not better accounted for by another...

KLISMAPHILIA

See paraphilia, an interest in and arousal from the use of enemas in sexual activity.

KRAUSE END BULH

It is associated with temperature sensations and is a specialized sensory nerve ending enclosed in a capsule in the skin. Wilhelm Krause 1833-1910 German...

KUMHO TIRE CO V PATRICK CARMICHAEL

The Supreme Court ruling that extended the gatekeeper ROLF judgeds to cover both scientific expert testimony as established in Daubert V. Merrill Dow Pharmaceuticals...

KANSAS V HENDRICKS

The court ruled that laws permitting confinement of sex offenders in mental hospitals after they serve their criminal sentences are not unconstitutional if the...

KUNDT'S RULES

When bisecting a horizontal line using one eye, the observer tends to place the midpoint too near the nasal side of the eye, distances...

KINESTHETIC IMAGERY

Dynamic is the cognitive creation of the feeling of movements while physically moving, like a figure skater may imagine the feeling of routine elements...

KINSHIP SYSTEM KIRLIAN PHOTOGRAPHY

Supporters claim that changes in the quality of the aura can reflect changes in the health and emotional condition of the subject, making Kirlian...

KRAEPELIN'S THEORY

Emphasized the progressive intellectual deterioration dementia and the early onset prafcox of the disorder and the concept of dementia prafcox the disorder known as...

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