On Call Psychiatry
|Author||Bernstein Et Al|
Ideal for any on-call professional, resident, or medical student, this best-selling reference by Drs. Carol A. Bernstein, Molly E. Poag, and Mort Rubinstein covers the common problems you'll encounter while on call without direct supervision in the hospital.On Call Psychiatry, 4th Edition, fits perfectly in your pocket,ready to provide key information in time-sensitive, challenging situations . You'llgain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.
Table of Contents
Bernstein et al.: On Call Psychiatry, 4th edition1. Approach to Emergency Psychiatric Evaluation2. The Role of the Psychiatric Consultant3. Psychodynamic Issues4. Telephone Consultation5. Seclusion and Restraint6. Assessment of Capacity and Other Legal Issues7. The Difficult Patient8. Emergency Evaluation of Children and Adolescents9. The Agitated Patient10. The Anxious Patient11. The Violent Patient12. The Suicidal Patient13. The Psychotic Patient14. The Confused Patient15. Movement Disorder16. Barriers to Communication: Mutism , etc.17. Physical and Sexual Trauma18. The Pregnant Patient19. Intoxication20. Substance Withdrawal21. Insomnia22. Headache23. Chest Pain24. Nausea and Vomiting25. Fever26. Seizures27. Falls28. Blood Pressure Changes29. Telepsychiatry30. Cross Cultural IssuesAppendix