Category Archives: Psychiatry

Introduction to psychiatry

Psychiatry Psychiatry is the branch of medicine that specializes in the treatment of those mental disorders which primarily cause disturbance of thought, behavior, and emotion. These are often referred to as psychiatric disorders. The boundary with the specialty of neurology, which also deals with disorders of the central nervous system, is…
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Alcohol related disorders F10

Listen Alcohol related disorders [responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen Alcohol related disorders"] Alcohol related disorders Introduction: Alcohol use is widely prevalent in Indian society and consequently results in widespread losses in the form of injurious physical health outcomes like cirrhosis of liver, heart disease, diabetes as well as leads to…
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​Dream Interpretations in Homoeopathy

​ Listen Dream Interpretations in Homoeopathy [responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen Dream Interpretations in Homoeopathy"] Dream Interpretations 1. FALLING Easily one of the most common dreams people have, dream experts actually believe that having this dream means you feel you have no control over a certain aspect of life, or…
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The scale of the psychiatric proble

The scale of the psychiatric problem scale of the psychiatric proble in india Gujarat One in four individuals suffer from a psychiatric disorder at some point in their life. In October 2009, the British Medical Journal estimated the ‘economic, social and human cost of mental illness per…
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Dementia Dementia is a chronic organic mental disorder, characterised by the following main clinical features: Impairment of intellectual functions, Impairment of memory (predominantly of recent memory, especially in early stages), Deterioration of personality with lack of personal  care. Impairment of all these functions occurs globally, causing interference with day-to-day activities and interpersonal relationships. There is impairment of judgement and…
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Organic (Including Symptomatic) Mental Disorders

Organic (Including Symptomatic) Mental Disorders It is assumed that all psychological and behavioural processes, whether normal or abnormal, are a result of normal or deranged brain function. A rational corollary would be that all psychiatric disorders are due to abnormal brain functioning and are therefore organic.However, this would be a gross oversimplification. According to our present knowledge, there…
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Psychiatric History and Examination

Objectives After this chapter you should have an understanding of: Interview technique The important elements of a psychiatric history The mental state examination The importance of a physical examination in psychiatric patients How to present your findings The diagnostic classification systems used in psychiatry Familiarity with the technique of psychiatric…
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Diagnosis and Classification in Psychiatry

CLASSIFICATION Classification is a process by which phenomena are organized into categories so as to bring together those phenomena that most resemble each other and to separate those that differ. Ways to classify psychiatric disorders Any classification of psychiatric disorders, like that of medical illnesses, should ideally be based on…
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