Irwin Feinberg, MD



A Unifying Premorbid Diagnosis

July 15, 2010

One cannot but be impressed at the ingenuity of our DSM-5 mavens at conjuring up new diagnostic syndromes.

Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

May 27, 2010

A vital consideration we learn in medicine is that continuing life support for a moribund patient past a certain point is harmful to the lives of all concerned.

Hallucinations, Self Monitoring-and an Historical Injustice

April 21, 2010

I am writing to commend Flavie Waters, MD, for her recent article on auditory hallucinations in psychiatric illness.1 She covers the topic well. Her article is timely and I hope it will contribute to a badly needed reorientation of our field toward the positive symptoms of schizophrenia. However, I am compelled to point out an error of citation that is not the author’s fault.