Master Medicine:  Psychiatry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443062766

Master Medicine: Psychiatry

1st Edition

A clinical core text with self assessment

Authors: Shon Lewis Elspeth Guthrie
Paperback ISBN: 9780443062766
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 24th September 2002
Page Count: 262

Table of Contents

Signs and symptoms of mental illness. Assessment and models of care. Affective disorders. Anxiety disorders. Schizophrenia. Suicide and deliberate self harm. Eating disorders. Alcohol and drug related disorders. Sexual disorders. Personality disorder. Psychiatry in the general hospital - psychological reactions to illness. Psychiatry in the general hospital - somatisation. Psychiatry of old age. Mental illness in childhood and adolescence. The law pertaining to mental ill health. Psychological treatments. Physical treatments


A concise textbook of psychiatry in the Master Medicine series, aimed at medical students and intended as a supplementary or revision text.


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About the Authors

Shon Lewis Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Psychiatry, Withington Hospital, Manchester, UK

Elspeth Guthrie Author

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK