The Psychiatric Emergency

Its Recognition and Management

By Eugene O'Neill

© 1986 – Routledge

128 pages

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Hardback: 9780866565189
pub: 1985-12-31
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About the Book

The latest assessment techniques for all professionals in emergency psychiatry.

Table of Contents

Contents Background to the Symposium

  • Symposium Overview Psychiatric Emergencies: Challenge and Opportunities for Emergency Health Services
  • The Social Worker as Primary Psychiatric Consultant to the General Hospital Emergency Room
  • Treatment of Acute Drug Emergencies
  • The Emergency Treatment of Affective Disorders
  • Emergency Issues in the Assessment and Management of Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Grief Reactions in the Elderly: An Acute Care Issue
  • Emergency Psychopharmacology in Childhood and Adolescence
  • The Psychiatric Emergency/Crisis Disposition and Community Networks

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED003000
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General