Case ReportsA Case of Catatonia Status-Post Left Middle Cerebral Artery Cerebrovascular Accident, Treated Successfully With OlanzapineSpiegel, David R. MD; Klaiber, Nicholas MDAuthor Information Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA Conflicts of Interest and Source of Funding: Dr Spiegel is on the speaker’s bureau for Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Forest Pharmaceuticals. Dr Klaiber has no conflicts of interest to declare. Address correspondence and reprint requests to David R. Spiegel, MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 825 Fairfax Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Clinical Neuropharmacology: July/August 2013 - Volume 36 - Issue 4 - p 135-137 doi: 10.1097/WNF.0b013e3182956d4d Buy Metrics Abstract Catatonia is a psychomotor phenomenon associated with psychiatric/medical conditions. We present a patient who developed catatonia status-post left middle cerebral artery infarct. With a Bush Francis Catatonia Rating Scale score of 43 on admission, treatment with olanzapine reduced this score to 2, by discharge. Copyright © 2013 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.