EMERGENCY PSYCHIATRY
ebook

EMERGENCY PSYCHIATRY (ebook)

Editorial:
ROYAL COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS
ISBN:
9781909726314
Formato:
Epublication content package
DRM
Si

Emergency psychiatry is a broad field, covering situations in which a psychiatric problem, if untreated, could cause immediate harm to the patient or others. This book is a valuable, in-depth resource that is robustly rooted in clinical practice. Engaging and readable, it explores in practical detail topics often excluded from mainstream texts. Each chapter is written by an experienced clinician from that specialty.Topics covered include: Emergencies in child and adolescent psychiatryViolence and aggressionSuicide riskSituations involving substance misuseEmergencies in liaison psychiatryAcute side-effects of antipsychoticsPerinatal psychiatric emergenciesReadership: This is a useful resource for all junior doctors (especially core psychiatric trainees), nurses and multi-disciplinary healthcare professionals.