Patient Management Problems in Psychiatry

1st Edition

Authors:

  • 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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    564
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443101618

    About the authors

    Olumuyiwa Olumoroti

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Specialist Registrar, South West London and St. George's Mental Health NHS Trust, London, UK

    Akim Kassim

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Specialist Registrar in Old Age Psychiatry, South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, London, UK