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Maudsley Handbook of Practical Psychiatry By Institute of Psychiatry

Maudsley Handbook of Practical Psychiatry by Institute of Psychiatry

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A revised edition of PSYCHIATRIC EXAMINATION, published in 1987, giving information for trainee psychiatrists on managing difficult interview situations and current advice on early treatment. Recommendations from the 1993 Code of Practice are included and ICD-10 classifications for Mental and Behavioural disorders.

Maudsley Handbook of Practical Psychiatry Summary

Maudsley Handbook of Practical Psychiatry by Institute of Psychiatry

This new edition of the "Orange Book" has been planned and written by both teachers at the Maudsley and their trainees, resulting in the appearance of many new sections for this third edition. The book contains information on managing difficult interview situations, as well as up-to-date advice about early treatment. Important recommendations from the 1993 Code of Practice have also been incorporated, along with the ICD-10 classification for Mental and Behavioural Disorders.

Table of Contents

The psychiatric interview with adults; interviews on the ward or out-patients; interviews on emergency duty; interviews with elderly patients; interviews with patients with learning disability; the psychiatric interview with children; special assessments with children; family relationships; early life; memories of sexual abuse; sexual and relationship problems; assessment of personality; the social state; cross-cultural aspects; the mental state examination; children; adults; the elderly; severe learning difficulties; neuropsychiatric assessment; assessment of adults; screening examination for children; epilepsy in children; epilepsy in adults; mute or stuporous patients; the catatonic patient; summary, formulation and progress notes; the summary; components of pattern recognition; the formulation; progress notes; handover notes; special interview situations; the patient demands proof you care; the patient solicits erotic involvement; the patient brings gifts; the patient is disinhibited; the patient refuses to leave; awkward situations; the patient threatens violence; the assessment of dangerousness; special problems; autism; hyperkinetic disorder; special developmental disorder; suicidal thoughts; learning disability; alcohol problems; drug dependence; sexual and relationship problems; eating disorders; somatisation; mothers and babies; some neuropsychiatric syndromes; old age; when to refer to experts; drug problems; alcohol problems; sexual problems; eating disorders; forensic psychiatry; epilepsy; learning disability; the elderly; psychotherapists; early treatments; acute psychoses; rapid tranquillization; the drug treatment of schizophrenia; acute dystonia affecting respiration; neurologic malignant syndrome.

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Maudsley Handbook of Practical Psychiatry by Institute of Psychiatry
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