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Affective Disorders and Borderline Personality

  • Eduardo Val
  • F. Moises Gaviria
  • Henry W. Lahmeyer
  • Bhawani Prasad
  • Martin Weiler

Abstract

While the term borderline has been used in the literature with certain degree of consistency to signify a particular type of disorder placed somewhere between psychosis and neurotic disturbances the clinical characteristics and identifying criteria used have varied significantly from author to author and with different degrees of descriptive elements and levels of abstraction.

Keywords

Affective Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder Dysthymic Disorder Borderline Patient Diagnostic Interview Schedule 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eduardo Val
    • 1
  • F. Moises Gaviria
    • 1
  • Henry W. Lahmeyer
    • 1
  • Bhawani Prasad
    • 1
  • Martin Weiler
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of Illinois at Chicago College of MedicineChicagoUSA

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