Psychiatric emergencies

Edited by Chantal Simon, Karen O'Reilly, John Buckmaster and Robin Proctor

in Emergencies in Primary Care

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198570684
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597550 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Psychiatric emergencies

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Acute panic attacks - Poisoning or overdose - Suicide and deliberate self-harm - Disturbed behaviour - Acute confusional states (delirium) - Compulsory admission and treatment of patients with mental illness

Chapter.  3865 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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