Historical Clinicopathological Conference 1998 : George Armstrong Custer
DescriptionThe 4th annual conference concentrated on George Armstrong Custer’s psychological issues which led him to make the fateful decision to engage in battle at the Little Big Horn. Included are a medical history and a psychological profile based upon the results of self-administered psychological tests and descriptions of his behavior throughout his life. Dr. Mallott’s diagnosis is that Custer had Histrionic Personality Disorder.
SponsorsUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Medicine
VA Maryland Health Care System (U.S.)
University of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Medicine. Medical Alumni Association
Kramer, Morton D., M.D.
KeywordCuster, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876
Histrionic Personality Disorder