Hallucinations: Clinical aspects and management

Ind Psychiatry J. 2010 Jan;19(1):5-12. doi: 10.4103/0972-6748.77625.


The literature on hallucinations is reviewed, including its occurrence in different psychiatric disorders, neurological disorders and normal persons. The diagnostic significance of hallucinations is also discussed. Reports of hallucinations in normal people are reviewed. The different modes of the management of hallucinations are briefly discussed.

Keywords: Clinical aspects; hallucinations; management.