Pocket Essentials of Psychiatry, 3rd Edition

Pocket Essentials of Psychiatry

3rd Edition

By Basant K. Puri, MA, PhD, MB, BChir, BSc(Hons)MathSci, MRCPsych, DipStat, MMath, Professor and Honorary Consultant in Psychiatry and Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London and Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK

1. Case presentation
2. Signs and symptoms of psychiatric disorder
3. Organic psychiatry
4. Psychoactive substance use disorders
5. Schizophrenia, delusional disorders and schizoaffective disorders
6. Mood disorders
7. Neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders
8. Eating disorders
9. Psychosexual and gender disorders
10. Personality disorders
11. Child and adolescent psychiatry
12. People with learning disability (mental retardation)
13. Psychiatry of the elderly
14. Suicide and parasuicide
15. Disorders associated with menstruation and pregnancy
16. Treatments
17. Transcultural psychiatry
18. Forensic psychiatry
Final Medicine Examination: Questions and Answers
Appendix 1. Mental health legislation
Appendix 2. ICD-10 classification
Appendix 3. DSM-IV-TR classification