Table of contents for Rapid psychiatry / Clare Oakley, Amit Malik.


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Preface.
Acknowledgements.
Section 1: Introduction to psychiatry.
Summary.
Signs and symptoms.
Psychiatric history.
Mental state examination.
Formulation.
Mini-mental state examination.
Classification systems for mental disorders.
Assessment of suicide risk.
Deliberate self-harm.
Suicide.
Multi-disciplinary team.
Ethical issues.
Mental Capacity Act.
Mental health legislation.
Section 2: Differential diagnosis.
The anxious patient.
The depressed patient.
The elated patient.
The hallucinating patient.
The patient with obsessions/compulsions.
The unresponsive patient.
Section 3: General adult psychiatry.
Anxiety disorders - Agorophobia.
Anxiety disorders - Generalised anxiety disorder.
Anxiety disorders - Social phobia.
Anxiety disorders - Specific phobia.
Chronic fatigue syndrome.
Dissociative disorders.
Eating disorders - Assessment.
Eating disorders - Anorexia nervosa.
Eating disorders - Bulimia nervosa.
Mood disorders - Bipolar affective disorder.
Mood disorders - Depression.
Obsessive compulsive disorder.
Personality disorders.
Postnatal mental disorders - Postnatal blues.
Postnatal mental disorders - Postnatal depression.
Postnatal mental disorders - Puerperal psychosis.
Reactions to stressful events - Abnormal grief reactions.
Reactions to stressful events - Acute stress disorders.
Reactions to stressful events - Adjustment disorder.
Reactions to stressful events - Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Schizophrenia.
Somatization disorder.
Substance misuse - assessment.
Substance misuse - alcohol.
Substance misuse - illicit drugs.
Section 4: Neuropsychiatry.
Epilepsy.
Head injury and associated psychiatric sequelae.
Huntington's disease.
Motor neurone disease.
Multiple sclerosis.
Parkinson's disease.
Syphilis.
Wilson's disease.
Section 5: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Special considerations for assessment.
Attachment and development.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Child abuse.
Conduct disorder.
Other psychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence.
Section 6: Old Age Psychiatry.
Special considerations for assessment.
Delirium.
Dementia.
Depression.
Very-late onset schizophrenia.
Section 7: Psychiatry of Learning disability.
Learning disability.
Autism.
Down's syndrome.
Genetic disorders.
Section 8: Forensic Psychiatry.
Special considerations for assessment.
Violence and mental disorder.
Risk assessment.
Structure of forensic services.
Legal terms and criminal proceedings.
Section 9: Psychotherapy.
Special considerations for assessment.
Cognitive behavioural therapy.
Psychodynamic psychotherapy.
Supportive psychotherapy.
Section 10: Psychopharmacology.
Introduction - general points on prescribing.
Antidepressants - selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs).
Antidepressants - tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs).
Antidepressants - monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs).
Antidepressants - others.
Antipsychotics - atypicals.
Antipsychotics - typicals.
Antipsychotics - clozapine.
Anxiolytics.
ADHD medication.
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT).
Dementia medication.
Hypnotics.
Medication for alcohol dependence.
Medication for opioid dependence.
Mood stabilisers - carbamazepine.
Mood stabilisers - lithium.
Mood stabilisers - sodium valproate.
Rapid tranquilization.
Appendices.
Culture-specific disorders.
Eponymous syndromes.
Physical disorders - psychological consequences.
Medication - psychological consequences.
Glossary.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Brief psychotherapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Mental Disorders -- Handbooks.
Psychiatry -- methods -- Handbooks.