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Psychiatry on the Move

1st Edition

By Molly Douglas, Harriet Walker, Helen Casey

CRC Press

288 pages

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Pack - Book and Ebook: 9781444145656
pub: 2012-11-12
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pub: 2012-11-12
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The Medicine on the Move series provides fully flexible access to subjects across the curriculum in a unique combination of print and mobile formats ideal for the busy medical student and junior doctor. No matter what your learning style-whether you are studying a subject for the first time or revisiting it during exam preparation, Medicine on the

Table of Contents

Mental health assessment and service provision: Psychiatric history and mental state examination. Mental health and the law. MDT approach to psychiatry. Mental health disorders: Organic mental disorders. Mental disorders due to psychoactive substance use. Schizophrenia and delusional disorders. Affective disorders. Neurotic and somatoform disorders. Behavioural syndromes associated with physiological disturbance. Disorders of adult personality. Child and adolescent psychiatry. Forensic psychiatry. Treatment and psychiatric emergencies : Pharmacotherapy. ECT and psychotherapy. Psychiatric emergencies. Self-assessment questions : Mental health assessment and service provision. Mental health disorders. Treatment of psychiatric emergencies.

About the Authors

Molly Douglas BMedSci MBChB, Foundation Year 1 doctor, Trafford General Hospital, Manchester, UK

Harriet Walker AVCM (Hons), Final Year medical student, University of Sheffield, UK
Helen Casey MBChB, Foundation Year 1 doctor, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK

Editorial Advisor: Simon Matta BSc BMedSci BM BS MSc MRCPsych, Consultant Psychiatrist, Humber NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General
MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General