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Table 1 Incidence of specific features observed

From: Clinical features of delirious mania: a series of five cases and a brief literature review

Specific features Incidence
Having 2 or more episodes of delirious mania 2/5 (patient 1 and 2)
Delirium resolving faster than mania 4/5 (exception: 2nd episode of patient 1)
Fulfilled Fink’s criteria of catatonia 2/5 (patient 2* and 3)
Fulfilled criteria of catatonia in DSM-IV 3/5 (patient 1*, 2* and 3)
Treatment of pharmacotherapy and ECT 2/5 (patient 3 and 4)
Delirious mania remitted within 7 sessions of ECT 2/2
Treatment: only pharmacotherapy 3/5 (patient 1, 2 and 5)
Delirious mania lasting over 2 months 1/3 (patient 1 had 2 episodes)
  1. * = clinical symptoms on the borderline for specific symptoms of catatonia because of limited frequency and severity.