At a Glance: Psychiatry at a Glance

Editor/Author Katona, Cornelius L. E., Cooper, Claudia and Robertson, Mary
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $42.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $63.00
ISBN: 978-1-119-12967-7
Category: Psychology
Image Count: 86
Book Status: Available
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Psychiatry at a Glance is an up-to-date, accessible introductory and study text for all students of psychiatry. It presents 'need-to-know' information on the basic science, treatment, and management of the major disorders, and helps you develop your skills in history taking and performing the Mental State Examination (MSE).

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Contributors to Chapter 44
  • Part 1 Assessment and Management
  • 1 Psychiatric History
  • Introduction and presenting complaint
  • History of the present illness
  • Previous psychiatric history
  • Past medical/surgical history
  • Drug history and allergies
  • Family history
  • Personal history
  • Substance use
  • Forensic history
  • Social history
  • Premorbid personality
  • 2 The Mental State Examination
  • Appearance and behaviour
  • Speech
  • Mood and affect
  • Disorders of thought content
  • Perception
  • Cognition
  • Insight
  • 3 Diagnosis and Classification in Psychiatry
  • History
  • The concept of mental illness
  • Aims of classification in psychiatry
  • Categorical versus Dimensional
  • Comorbidity
  • 4 Risk Assessment and Management in Psychiatry
  • Risk assessment
  • Managing violence
  • Breaking confidentiality
  • 5 Suicide and Deliberate Self-harm
  • Suicide
  • DSH
  • Part 2 Mental Disorders
  • 6 Psychosis: Symptoms and Aetiology
  • Schizophrenia
  • Other psychoses
  • 7 Schizophrenia: Management and Prognosis
  • Medication
  • Psychological treatment
  • Social support
  • Prognosis
  • 8 Depression
  • Definitions and classification
  • Clinical features
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Aetiology
  • Management
  • Prognosis
  • 9 Bipolar Affective Disorder
  • Definitions and classification
  • Clinical features
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Aetiology
  • Management (NICE guideline 2014)
  • Prognosis
  • 10 Stress Reactions (Including Bereavement)
  • Acute stress reactions
  • Adjustment disorders
  • PTSD
  • Bereavement and grief
  • 11 Anxiety Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Epidemiology
  • Aetiology
  • Panic disorder
  • Generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)
  • Phobic disorders
  • 12 Obsessions and Compulsions
  • Obsessions and compulsions
  • Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)
  • Management of OCD and BDD
  • 13 Eating Disorders
  • Epidemiology
  • Aetiological factors
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Bulimia nervosa
  • Binge-eating disorder and obesity
  • 14 Personality Disorders
  • Definition
  • Epidemiology
  • Aetiology
  • Classification and characteristics
  • Management
  • Prognosis
  • 15 Psychosexual Disorders
  • Disorders of sexual function
  • Disorders of sexual preference
  • Disorders of sexual identity (transsexuality)
  • 16 Unusual Psychiatric Syndromes
  • Psychotic syndromes
  • Non-psychotic syndromes
  • Part 3 Substance and Alcohol Misuse
  • 17 Substance Misuse
  • Epidemiology
  • Classification
  • Aetiological factors
  • Management
  • Specific substances
  • 18 Alcohol Misuse
  • Safe limits
  • Classification
  • Epidemiology
  • Detection and screening
  • Aetiology
  • Complications
  • Management
  • Prognosis
  • Part 4 Psychiatry of Demographic Groups
  • 19 Child Psychiatry I
  • Classification
  • Psychiatric assessment of children
  • Epidemiology
  • Hyperkinetic disorders (ICD-10); Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (DSM-5)
  • Conduct disorders
  • Emotional disorders
  • 20 Child Psychiatry II
  • Social functioning disorders
  • Other disorders
  • Developmental/Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Sleep problems
  • Links between child and adult mental health
  • 21 The Psychiatry of Adolescence
  • Adolescence
  • Psychiatric assessment in adolescence
  • Conduct disorder
  • Eating disorders (also see Chapter 13)
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety, stress-related disorders
  • Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-harm
  • Substance abuse
  • Capacity and confidentiality
  • 22 Learning Disability (Mental Retardation)
  • Definition and epidemiology
  • Aetiology
  • Classification and clinical features
  • Psychiatric illness
  • Antenatal detection and prevention
  • Management
  • 23 Cross-cultural Psychiatry
  • How culture can influence mental illness presentation and treatment
  • Culture and standardised diagnosis
  • Mental illness and minority ethnic groups living in Western countries
  • Racial differences in pharmacological response
  • Culture-bound syndromes
  • 24 Psychiatry and Social Exclusion
  • Homeless people (Figure 24.1)
  • Refugees
  • Prisoners
  • 25 Psychiatry and Female Reproduction
  • Mental illness during pregnancy
  • Postpartum disorders
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PDD)
  • 26 Functional Psychiatric Disorders in Old Age
  • Depression in old age
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Mania in old age
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Part 5 The Interface of Psychiatry and Physical Illness
  • 27 Psychiatry and Physical Illness
  • Comorbidity of psychiatric and physical illness
  • Liaison psychiatry
  • Medically unexplained symptoms
  • Somatoform disorders
  • Dissociative disorders (also termed ‘conversion disorders’)
  • Factitious disorder
  • Managing pain and fatigue
  • 28 Neuropsychiatry I
  • Focal neurological disorders: traumatic brain injuries and strokes
  • Post-concussional syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Tumour
  • 29 Neuropsychiatry II
  • Autoimmune and inflammatory disorders
  • Disorders of the basal ganglia
  • Sleep disorders
  • Tic disorders
  • 30 Neuropsychiatry III
  • Infectious causes of neuropsychiatric symptoms
  • Metabolic disturbance
  • Endocrine
  • Nutritional disorders
  • 31 Acute Confusional States
  • Clinical features
  • Aetiology
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Investigations
  • Prevention
  • Management
  • Prognosis
  • 32 The Dementias
  • Definition and clinical presentation
  • Epidemiology
  • Classification
  • Management
  • Prognosis
  • Cognitive impairment in people without dementia
  • Part 6 Assessment and Management
  • 33 Psychological Therapies
  • How therapies work
  • Types of therapy (see Figure 33.1)
  • 34 Antipsychotics
  • Types of antipsychotic
  • How do antipsychotics work?
  • Mode of administration
  • Indications
  • Side effects
  • Stopping antipsychotics
  • Physical health monitoring
  • 35 Antidepressants
  • How they work (see Figure 35.1)
  • Indications
  • Mode of administration
  • Side effects
  • Stopping antidepressants
  • Serotonin syndrome
  • 36 Other Psychotropic Drugs
  • Antimanic drugs (mood stabilisers)
  • Hypnotics and anxiolytics
  • Stimulants
  • Antidementia drugs
  • 37 Electroconvulsive Therapy and Other Physical Treatments
  • Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
  • New methods of brain stimulation
  • Neurosurgery for mental disorder
  • 38 Psychiatry in the Community
  • Psychiatry in primary care
  • Community care of severe psychiatric illness
  • Patient-centred care
  • Accommodation
  • Daytime activity
  • 39 Forensic Psychiatry
  • Crime and mental disorder
  • Managing violence (see also Chapter 4)
  • Prostitution
  • 40 Mental Capacity
  • Assessing capacity
  • The Mental Capacity Act (England and Wales)
  • Legal competence
  • 41 Mental Health Legislation in England and Wales
  • Sectioning (compulsory admission)
  • How ‘sectioning’ is carried out
  • 42 Mental Health Legislation in Scotland
  • Compulsory orders
  • Mental health law relating to prisoners
  • Medical treatment
  • 43 Mental Health Legislation in Northern Ireland
  • Criteria for detention
  • Compulsory admission to hospital
  • Police powers
  • Informal hospital patients
  • Guardianship
  • Patients involved in criminal proceedings
  • Appeal
  • Consent to treatment
  • 44 Mental Health Legislation in Australia and New Zealand
  • Community treatment orders (CTOs) and the role of medical practitioners
  • 45 Preparing for Clinical Examinations in Psychiatry
  • Introduction
  • Interview stations
  • Video stations
  • Pencil and paper stations
  • Self-assessment
  • Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs)
  • Section 1: Assessment and Management
  • Section 2: Mental Disorders
  • Section 3: Substance and Alcohol Misuse
  • Section 4: Psychiatry of Demographic Groups
  • Section 5: The Interface of Psychiatry and Physical Health
  • Section 6: Psychiatric Management
  • Extended Matching Questions (EMQs)
  • Chapters 1–5: Assessment and management
  • Chapters 6–16: Mental disorders
  • Chapters 17–18: Substance and alcohol misuse
  • Chapters 19–26: Psychiatry of demographic groups
  • Chapters 27–32: The interface of psychiatry and physical illness
  • Chapters 33–44: Psychiatric management
  • Single Best Answer (SBA) Questions
  • Chapters 1 and 2 (history and examination)
  • Chapter 3 Diagnosis and Classification
  • Chapter 4 Risk Assessment and Management
  • Chapter 5 Suicide and Deliberate Self-harm
  • Chapter 6 Schizophrenia – Symptoms and Aetiology
  • Chapter 7 Schizophrenia: Management and Prognosis
  • Chapter 8 Depression
  • Chapter 9 Bipolar Affective Disorder
  • Chapter 10 Stress Reactions (Including Bereavement)
  • Chapter 11 Anxiety Disorders
  • Chapter 12 Obsessions and Compulsions
  • Chapter 13 Eating Disorders
  • Chapter 14 Personality Disorders
  • Chapter 15 Psychosexual Disorders
  • Chapter 16 Unusual Psychiatric Syndromes
  • Chapter 17 Substance Misuse
  • Chapter 18 Alcohol Misuse
  • Chapters 19 and 20 Child Psychiatry
  • Chapter 21 The Psychiatry of Adolescence
  • Chapter 22 Learning Disability (Mental Retardation)
  • Chapter 23 Cross-cultural Psychiatry
  • Chapter 24 Psychiatry and Social Exclusion
  • Chapter 25 Psychiatry and Female Reproduction
  • Chapter 26 Functional Psychiatric Disorders in Old Age
  • Chapter 27 Psychiatry and Physical Illness
  • Chapters 28–30 Neuropsychiatry
  • Chapter 31 Acute Confusional States
  • Chapter 32 The Dementias
  • Chapter 33 Psychological Therapies
  • Chapter 34 Antipsychotics
  • Chapter 35 Antidepressants
  • Chapter 36 Other Psychotropic Drugs
  • Chapter 37 Electroconvulsive Therapy and Other Treatments
  • Chapter 38 Psychiatry in the Community
  • Chapter 39 Forensic Psychiatry
  • Chapter 40 Mental Capacity Act
  • Chapter 41 Mental Health Legislation in England and Wales
  • Chapter 42 Mental Health Legislation in Scotland
  • Chapter 43 Mental Health Legislation in Northern Ireland
  • Chapter 44 Mental Health Legislation in Australia and New Zealand Australia
  • New Zealand
  • OSCE Examiner Mark Sheets
  • Section 1: Assessment and Management
  • Section 2: Mental Disorders
  • Section 3: Substance and Alcohol Misuse
  • Section 4: Psychiatry of Demographic Groups
  • Section 5: The Interface of Psychiatry and Physical Health
  • Section 6: Psychiatric Management
  • Answers to EMQs
  • 1 Mental state
  • 2 Delusions
  • 3 Diagnosis
  • 4 Anxiety disorders and stress reactions
  • 5 Personality disorders
  • 6 Unusual syndromes
  • 7 Substance and alcohol misuse
  • 8 Diagnoses in childhood and early adulthood
  • 9 Epidemiology of psychiatry of demographic groups
  • 10 Cognitive impairment
  • 11 Psychiatric disorders and physical symptoms and signs
  • 12 Psychological therapies
  • 13 Treatment of psychosis and depression
  • 14 Treatment in psychiatry
  • 15 Psychiatry and the English law
  • Answers to Single Best Answer (SBA) Questions
  • Further Reading
  • Glossary