Psychiatry on the Move

By Molly Douglas, Harriet Walker, Helen Casey

Associate Editor: Simon Matta

© 2013 – CRC Press

288 pages

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Pack - Book and Ebook: 9781444145656
pub: 2012-11-11
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About the Book

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 Move gives you the right information whenever and wherever you need it.

Medicine on the Move is:

• Mobile – download the entire book for use on your smartphone or tablet for access anytime, anywhere

• Accessible – bulleted text, flow charts, colourful diagrams and summary tables enable you to find information fast

• Concise – gives you "must have" rather than ‘nice to have" knowledge, ensuring exam success and as a grounding for further study

• Flexible – notes sections, ideal for rapid reference in the clinical setting, guide you quickly to key points while self-assessment material allows you to test and reinforce your understanding

• Relevant – designed by medical students for medical students

Choose from the book and the app to suit different situations and you really will learn medicine on the move!

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/Editor

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

About the Series

Medicine on the Move

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED003000
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General
MED105000
MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General