Author(s): Van Moffaert M
The management of diverse types of self-mutilation is discussed with a particular emphasis on the selective use of open confrontation of the dissimulating patient with the self-inflicted nature of the lesions. Integration of psychotherapy with psychotropic drug treatment in self-mutilating patients is a necessity.
Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher
Journal Name: Psychotherapy and psychosomatics
Journal Abbreviation: Psychother Psychosom
Journal Date Published: 1990-10-02
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Article Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2641561
Lasted Revision: 2009-11-11
Abstract Source: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine Abstract Query for Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).
Tags: Mental Health Psychodermatology Psychology