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Mental disorders in forensic psychiatry*

Nigel Eastman, Gwen Adshead, Simone Fox, Richard Latham and Seán Whyte

in Forensic Psychiatry

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199562824
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740800 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199562824.003.0022

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Mental disorders in forensic psychiatry*

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Functional psychosis - Alcohol & drug misuse and dependence - Personality disorder - Antisocial personality disorder - Borderline personality disorder - Narcissistic personality disorder - Paranoid personality disorder - Psychopathy - Bipolar disorder - Depression & other affective disorders - Post-traumatic stress disorder - Anxiety disorders - Dissociative and conversion disorders - Paraphilias - Asperger's syndrome & other pervasive developmental disorders - Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Conduct disorder and oppositional-defiant disorder - Learning disability - Acquired brain injury - Epilepsy and sleep disorders - Organic disorders: dementia & delirium - Malingering and factitious disorder

Chapter.  13816 words. 

Subjects: Forensic Psychiatry

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