David Glendenning Cogan

David Glendenning Cogan (1908–1993) was an American ophthalmologist.[1]

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References

  1. ^ doctor/2260 at Who Named It?

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  • irritative form of hallucinatory activity —    A term introduced in or shortly before 1973 by the American ophthalmologist David Glendenning Cogan (1908 1993) to denote a type of hallucinatory activity attributable to epileptiform (i.e. irritative ) activity within the CNS. The ensuing… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • release form of hallucinatory experience —    A term introduced in or shortly before 1973 by the American ophthalmologist David Glendenning Cogan (1908 1993) to denote a type of hallucinatory activity which is due to the release of perceptual material from lower regions of the brain.… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • focal hallucination —    A term used to denote a hallucination that is attributable to a focal or partial epileptic seizure, as in the *irritative type of hallucinations as envisaged by the American ophthalmologist David Glendenning Cogan (1908 1993). Focal… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • centripetal theory of hallucinatory activity —    The name centripetal theory refers to an explanatory model of hallucinatory activity which is traditionally attributed to the German physiologist and zoologist Johannes Peter Müller (18011858). Conceptually, the centripetal theory constitutes… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations


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