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Diagnosis and management of adult mental health problems

Tony Kendrick and Chantal Simon

in Mental Health

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198570578
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199606856 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198570578.003.0003

Series: Oxford General Practice Library

Diagnosis and management of adult mental health problems

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Chronic stress - Depression - Post-traumatic stress disorder - Bereavement, grief and coping with loss - Suicide and deliberate self-harm - Generalized anxiety disorder - Phobias - Acute panic attack - Panic disorder - Obsessive-compulsive disorder - Somatization and hysteria - Chronic fatigue syndrome - Eating disorders - Counselling and cognitive behaviour therapy - Alcohol misuse - Drug misuse - Psychosis - Schizophrenia - Acute confusional states (delirium) - Dementia - Personality (behavioural) disorder - Care for informal carers

Chapter.  19217 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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