Clinical manual of emergency psychiatry /

Other Authors: Riba, Michelle B., Ravindranath, Divy, 1977-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., 2010
Edition: 1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Approach to psychiatric emergencies
  • The suicidal patient
  • Violence risk assessment
  • The catatonic patient
  • Depression, euphoria, and anger in the emergency department
  • The psychotic patient
  • The anxious patient
  • The cognitively impaired patient
  • Substance-related psychiatric emergencies
  • Child and adolescent emergency psychiatry
  • Seclusion and restraint in emergency settings
  • Legal and ethical issues in emergency psychiatry
  • Disposition and resource options
  • Getting from the clinic to the emergency department
  • Supervision of trainees in the psychiatric emergency service
  • Working with medical students in psychiatric emergency settings.