Daily Archives: 12/11/2020

Covid and mental health

 CONTRIBUTORS  Dr. Manisha Murugesan, Senior Resident, Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru -560029. Dr.Patley Rahul, Post-Doctoral Fellow in Community Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bengaluru -560029. Dr. Rakesh Chander K., Senior Resident, Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and […]

Neurotransmitters

SEROTONIN Now, onto the individual neurotransmitters. We’ll start with serotonin (also known as 5-hydroxytryptamine or 5-HT). Serotonin is a complex little guy because it has so many roles in your body. You probably are familiar with the idea that drugs that boost serotonin in the brain are used as antidepressants. However, serotonergic drugs have functions […]

Neurotransmitters

SEROTONIN Now, onto the individual neurotransmitters. We’ll start with serotonin (also known as 5-hydroxytryptamine or 5-HT). Serotonin is a complex little guy because it has so many roles in your body. You probably are familiar with the idea that drugs that boost serotonin in the brain are used as antidepressants. However, serotonergic drugs have functions […]

KAPLAN & SADOCK’S Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry Ninth Edition  KAPLAN & SADOCK’S Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry NINTH EDITION Benjamin James Sadock, M.D. Menas S. Gregory Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine; Attending Psychiatrist, Tisch Hospital; Attending Psychiatrist, Bellevue Hospital Center; Honorary Medical Staff, Lenox Hill […]

Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry

KAPLAN & SADOCK’S Ninth Edition  KAPLAN & SADOCK’S Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry NINTH EDITION Benjamin James Sadock, M.D. Menas S. Gregory Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine; Attending Psychiatrist, Tisch Hospital; Attending Psychiatrist, Bellevue Hospital Center; Honorary Medical Staff, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York Virginia Alcott […]