Patient Management Problems in Psychiatry

1st Edition


  • Olumuyiwa Olumoroti
  • Akim Kassim
    • Print ISBN 9780443101618

    Key Features

    • A book on patient management problems in psychiatry, suitable for candidates for Part 2 of the MRCPsych and similar examinations.
    • Up to date - takes account of recent changes to the PMP exam in 2003.
    • Contains over 60 patient vignettes similar to those encountered in the exam - considerably more than most competing books.
    • Vignettes have been reviewed by a panel of senior advisers who were involved in the recent changes to the MRCPsych exam.
    • Gives systematic guidance on how to frame an answer, together with complete model answers for each vignette.
    • Highly suitable for self testing and revision, both alone and in company with other candidates.

    Table of Contents

    63 PMPs under the following headings –
    Psychiatric emergencies
    Adult general psychiatry
    Addiction and substance misuse disorders
    Child and adolescent
    Eating disorders
    Psychiatry of the elderly
    Forensic psychiatry
    Learning disabilities
    Liaison psychiatry
    Neurology in relation to psychiatry
    Perinatal psychiatry
    Professional practice and relations
    Psychopharmacology, psychotherapy and other treatments


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    © 2005
    Churchill Livingstone
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