Category neuropsychiatry

NICE guideline on long COVID

NICE guideline on long COVID News            As the global COVID-19 pandemic has progressed, evidence has emerged that some patients are experiencing prolonged multiorgan symptoms and complications beyond the initial period of acute infection and illness. The list of persisting and new symptoms reported by […]

Post-traumatic stress disorder

                                                Post-traumatic stress disorder NICE guideline Published: 5 […]

Drug misuse in over 16s: opioid detoxi cation

                                                Clinical guideline Published: 25 July 2007 http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg52 […]

Autism spectrum disorder

                                                Autism spectrum disorder in under 19s: support […]

Bipolar disorder: assessment and management

                                                Clinical guideline Published: 24 September 2014 http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg185 […]

COVID vaccine would still work if you had it injected in your butt

Could you get the benefits of a COVID vaccine by having it injected into your butt instead of your arm, if for some reason you wanted to do that and were capable of finding a medical professional who would do it? ADVERTISEMENT Let’s get straight to the point here: Yes. The COVID vaccine would still […]

I c d of Mental, behavioural or neurodevelopmental disorders

 INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES – Mortality and Morbidity Statistics CHAPTER 06 This chapter has 161 four-character categories. Code range starts with 6A00 Mental, behavioural and neurodevelopmental disorders are syndromes characterized by clinically significant disturbance in an individual’s cognition, emotional regulation, or behaviour that reflects a dysfunction in the psychological, biological, or developmental processes that […]

Covishied

*Covid Vaccine update –53* A Zoom *meeting was held with Executive Director Serum Institute of India* to clear certain doubts about Covishield Vaccine, Presenting Excerpts of the session : 1. Covishied *can be safely given to people with multiple allergies*. However it is advisable to give prior information to the vaccine provider. 2. *2nd dose […]

Management of physical health conditions in adults with severe mental disorders

WHO GUIDELINES EVIDENCE PROFILES • Tobacco cessation • Weight management • Substance use disorders • Cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular risk • Diabetes mellitus • HIV/AIDS • Other infectious diseases (Tuberculosis, Hepatitis A/B) EVIDENCE PROFILE TOBACCO CESSATION PICO QUESTION: For people with severe mental disorder (SMD) who use tobacco, are pharmacological (including nicotine replacement therapy, bupropion, […]

RISK REDUCTION OF COGNITIVE DECLINE AND DEMENTIA

WHO GUIDELINES      i RISK REDUCTION OF COGNITIVE DECLINE AND DEMENTIA WHO GUIDELINES Risk reduction of cognitive decline and dementia: WHO guidelines ISBN 978-92-4-155054-3 © World Health Organization 2019 Some rights reserved. This work is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO licence (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO; https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/igo). Under the […]

Anger Management Best Practice

 : Controlling Anger Before it Controls You – Anger Management Proven Techniques and Exercises Notice of Rights: Copyright © Jessalyn Woodruff. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the publisher. […]

*What is rapid cycling?*

*What is rapid cycling?* Rapid cycling is a stage in bipolar disorder, not a different type of bipolar disorder. It is defined as having four or more episodes (mania, hypomania, depression) in a 12 month period. A person can have four or more episodes in many different ways. For example: 1. Four or more separate […]

Life of IAS OFFICER

I personally know an IAS officer , a Joint Secretary in Ministry of Finance , who was also in PMO serving under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I am sharing my thoughts, so that it can motivate all the aspirants, because he has been the source of inspiration ,which induced me to pursue civil services. I […]

COVID–19 VACCINATION ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

 A GUIDE FOR ELIGIBLE BENEFICIARIES 2 GAJ KI PROMPTLY PROMPTLY GET DOORI SELF-ISOLATE TESTED Bene ciaries in phase 1 of COVID Vaccination in India include adults who are over 50 years and persons under 50 years with associated comorbidities such as hypertension/ diabetes/HIV/cancer/cardiovascular disease. This information guide explains why the vaccine is important and […]

Antiepileptic Drugs Combination Therapy and Interactions

 This page intentionally left blank This book reviews the use of antiepileptic drugs focussing on the interactions between these drugs, and between antiepileptics and other drugs. These interactions can be beneficial or can cause harm. The aim of this book is to increase awareness of the possible impact of combination pharmacotherapies. Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic […]

Depressed and Suicidal Patients in the Emergency Department: An Evidence-Based Approach

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ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR A MEDICAL TEACHER

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR A MEDICAL TEACHER This page intentionally left blank An Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Medicine Second Edition Ronald M. Harden OBE MD FRCP (Glas) FRCPC FRCS (Ed) Professor Emeritus Medical Education, University of Dundee, UK, General Secretary, Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) Editor, Medical Teacher […]

ANATOMY of STRETCHING

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Clinical Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs

Ric M. Procyshyn Kalyna Z. Bezchlibnyk-Butler J. Joel Jeffries (Editors) 23 Ericka Teleg / 192.133.45.2 (2020-04-01 16:57) This document is for personal use only. Reproduction or distribution is not permitted. From Ric M. Procyshyn, Kalyna Z. Bezchlibnyk-Butler, & J. Joel Jeffries: Clinical Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs, 23rd edition (ISBN 9781616765613) © 2019 Hogrefe Publishing. HOW […]

Parkinsonism & Related Disorders

 @medicinejournal Volume 46 January 2018 Editors-in-ChiEf Vincenzo Bonifati Department of Clinical Genetics Erasmus University Medical Center Wytemaweg 80 Rotterdam, 3015 CN The Netherlands E-mail: v.bonifati@erasmusmc.nl Hubert H. Fernandez, MD Center for Neurological Restoration Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute 9500 Euclid Avenue, S-3, Cleveland, Ohio, USA 44195 Tel: (216) 445 1108  assoCiatE Editors Europe: Vincenzo […]

SEX IN THE BRAIN

   SEX IN THE BRAIN How Seizures, Strokes, Dementia, Tumors, and Trauma Can Change Your Sex Life AMEE BAIRD  Columbia University Press New York Columbia University Press Publishers Since 1893 New York Chichester, West Sussex cup.columbia.edu First published in Australia by NewSouth, an imprint of UNSW Press Ltd. Copyright © 2020 Amee […]

ABC of Dementia

  Edited by Bernard Coope, MBChB, MMedSci, MRCPsych Associate Medical Director, Consultant Older Adult Psychiatrist Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust Felicity A. Richards, MBChB, MRCPsych,DGM Consultant Older Adult Psychiatrist Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust  This edition first published 2014 © 2014 by John Wiley & Sons Ltd. BMJ Books is an […]

The Clozapine Handbook

 The Clozapine Handbook Stahl’s Handbooks Jonathan M. Meyer University of California, San Diego Stephen M. Stahl University of California, San Diego With illustrations by Nancy Muntner Neuroscience Education Institute                          […]

Physical Health Conditions in Psychiatry

 The Maudsley Practice Guidelines for Physical Health Conditions in Psychiatry  THE MAUDSLEY GUIDELINES Other books in the Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines series include: The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry, 14th edition (coming in 2021) David M. Taylor, Thomas R.E. Barnes, Allan H. Young. The Maudsley Guidelines on Advanced Prescribing in Psychosis Paul Morrison, David […]

Standard format of certification

Preliminary Recommendations of the NCCN COVID-19 Vaccination Advisory Committee*

NCCN: Cancer and COVID-19 Vaccination Version 1.0 1/22/2021 Preliminary Recommendations of the NCCN COVID-19 Vaccination Advisory Committee*   Patients with cancer should be prioritized for vaccination (CDC priority group 1b/c) and should be immunized when vaccination is available to them.   Immunization is recommended for all patients receiving active therapy, with the understanding that there […]

ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR A MEDICAL TEACHER

    This page intentionally left blank ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR A MEDICAL TEACHER An Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Medicine Second Edition Ronald M. Harden OBE MD FRCP (Glas) FRCPC FRCS (Ed) Professor Emeritus Medical Education, University of Dundee, UK, General Secretary, Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) Editor, Medical Teacher […]

PUBLIC PSYCHIATRY

 YALE TEXTBOOK OF PUBLIC PSYCHIATRY  YALE TEXTBOOK OF PUBLIC PSYCHIATRY  Selby C. Jacobs, MD PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF PSYCHIATRY AND PUBLIC HEALTH Jeanne L. Steiner, DO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF PSYCHIATRY Samuel A. Ball, PhD PROFESSOR OF PSYCHIATRY Larry Davidson, PhD PROFESSOR OF PSYCHIATRY Joanne DeSanto Iennaco, PhD, APRN ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, SCHOOL OF NURSING […]

Catatonia

 MMM MMM This page intentionally left blank Catatonia is a syndrome of motor dysregulation (mutism, characteristic postures, repetitive speech, negativism, and imitative movements), and is found in as many as 10% of acutely ill psychiatric inpatients. Although its classification has been controversial, the identification of catatonia is not difficult, but it is often missed, […]

Sleep Medicine

   Sudhansu Chokroverty • Michel Billiard Editors Sleep Medicine A Comprehensive Guide to Its Development, Clinical Milestones, and Advances in Treatment   Editors Sudhansu Chokroverty Professor of Neuroscience, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ; Clinical Professor of Neurology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ; Director of Sleep Research & […]

Covid

Summary of Dr Gangakhedkar’s(ICMR) lecture: About 22-23% of population has developed immunity in India so far. Safe herd immunity is 58-74%, which will take 5-6 years for the whole world. No Covid mutants in India because of short survival time of the morbid patients( not enough time for the virus for mutation). Nobody globally received […]

warp

The coronavirus can warp the body’s defenses in many ways — disarming the body’s early warning systems, for example, or causing immune cells to misfire. But a spate of new studies suggests another insidious consequence: The infection can trigger the production of antibodies that mistakenly attack the patient’s own tissues instead of the virus. The […]

Depression

 • • • The depressive episode should last for at least 2 weeks No hypomanic or manic symptoms sufficient to meet the criteria for hypomanic or manic episode at any time in the individual’s life. Not attributable to psychoactive substance use or to any organic mental disorder CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF […]

Sarcopenia and Muscle Metabolism

 CLINICAL NUTRITION AND AGING CLINICAL NUTRITION AND AGING Sarcopenia and Muscle Metabolism Edited by Chad Cox, PhD     CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group 6000 Broken Sound Parkway NW, Suite 300 Boca Raton, FL 33487-2742 Apple Academic Press, Inc 3333 Mistwell Crescent Oakville, ON L6L 0A2 Canada © 2016 by Apple […]

Covid

 COVID-19 Clinical management  Living guidance 25 January 2021  1 Clinical management of COVID-19: living guidan c COVID-19 Clinical management Living guidance 25 January 2021                        This document is the update […]

STAHL€TM S ESSENTIAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY Prescriberâ€TM s Guide

STAHL€TM S ESSENTIAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY Prescriberâ€TM s Guide SEVENTH EDITION With the range of psychotropic drugs expanding and the usages of existing medications diversifying, we are pleased to present this very latest edition of what has become the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology. This new edition features several new compounds as well as information about new formulations, […]

Research methods in psychiatry

 3rd edition Edited by Chris Freeman and Peter Tyrer This page intentionally left blank Research Methods in Psychiatry Third edition Edited by Chris Freeman & Peter Tyrer Gaskell © The Royal College of Psychiatrists 2006 Second edition © The Royal College of Psychiatrists 1992 Cover illustrations © Ian Whadcock/Eastwing 2006 Gaskell is an imprint […]

Personality disorders

                          In memory of David Thoreson Lykken (1928–2006), valued mentor, brilliant thinker, courageous scholar, and pioneer in the study of personality disorders.         […]

The ADA Practical Guide to Substance Use Disorders and Safe Prescribing

 Andrew Taylor O’Neil (September 2, 1991–September 9, 2014) This book is dedicated to Andrew – high-school valedictorian, Eagle Scout with highest honors, nat- uralist, intellectual, humorist, friend and teacher to all, brother, and most importantly an amazing, caring, giving, and loving son. No parent could ever be more proud of a son than I […]

Clinical Cases in Psychocutaneous Disease

     Clinical Cases in Dermatology Series Editor: Robert A. Norman Tien V. Nguyen · Jillian W. Wong John Koo Clinical Cases in Psychocutaneous Disease                   Clinical Cases in Dermatology Series Editor Robert A. Norman […]

Adverse Events Following Immunisation

AEFI Adverse Events Following Immunisation Dr.K.Sudhakar,MD., Professor &HOD Department of General Medicine.,GGH Guntur Expert Committee member/Covid-19 Command Control room   Loading…                  Covishield-Viral Vector Vaccine •The gene for a pathogen  protein is inserted into a  different virus that can  infect someone without  causing disease •The safe virus serves […]

revIew artIcle Incidental chest computed tomography ndings in asymptomatic Covid‐19 patients. A multicentre Indian perspective

[Downloaded free from http://www.ijri.org on Sunday, January 24, 2021, IP: 49.207.129.185] Rochita V Ramanan, Anagha R Joshi1, Akash Venkataramanan2, Senthur P Nambi3, Rashmi Badhe4 Departments of Radiology and 3Infectious Diseases, Apollo Hospitals Chennai, 2Intern, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 1Department of Radiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion, 4Department of Radiology, […]

CIinicians’ Guide To Adult ADHD Assessment and Intervention

  CIinicians’ Guide To Adult ADHD Assessment and Intervention  This Page Intentionally Left Blank  Clinicians’ Guide To Adult ADHD Assessment and Intervention Sam Goldstein Universityof Utah,Salt Lake City, UT Anne Teeter Ellison University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee,Milwaukee, WI ACADEMIC PRESS An imprintof ElsevierScience Amsterdam Boston London New York Oxford San Diego San Francisco Singapore […]

A Resource Book for Good Mental Health

Taking Care of Yourself and Your Family A Resource Book for Good Mental Health Supported by beyondblue: the national depression initiative John Ashfield You can order more copies of this book by visiting the beyondblue website http://www.beyondblue.org.au under Get Information                […]

The Feynman Technique

The Feynman Technique As for testing whether we really understand something after we’ve read it, there is a powerful and elegant technique called the Feynman Technique. Step 1. Choose the topic or concept that you are trying to understand. Take a blank piece of paper and write the name of the topic at the top. […]

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2): a Systemic Infection

 REVIEW  Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2): a Systemic Infection Aleksandra Synowiec,a  Artur Szczepan ski,a,b  Emilia Barreto-Duran,a  Laurensius Kevin Lie,a  Krzysztof Pyrca aVirogenetics Laboratory of Virology, Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland bMicrobiology Department, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland  SUMMARY […]

THE STRAIGHT FACTS ABOUT THE MOST USED AND ABUSED DRUGS FROM ALCOHOL TO ECSTASY

 BUZZED THE STRAIGHT FACTS ABOUT THE MOST USED AND ABUSED DRUGS FROM ALCOHOL TO ECSTASY FIFTH EDITION CYNTHIA KUHN, PhD SCOTT SWARTZWELDER, PhD WILKIE WILSON, PhD Duke University and Duke University School of Medicine with LEIGH HEATHER WILSON and JEREMY FOSTER W. W. NORTON & COMPANY INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS SINCE 1923 | NEW YORK • […]

Pharmacogenetics of Psychotropic Drugs

http://www.ebook3000.com This page intentionally left blank http://www.ebook3000.com Pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics are areas of rapidly growing importance at the interface of molecular genetics and psychopharmacology, with implications for drug development and clinical practice. This book provides a conceptual framework for understanding and studying the pharmacogenetics of psychotropic drugs; it reviews advances in the field and […]

Practical Management of the Side Effects of Psychotropic Drugs

      MARCEL DEKKER M A R C E LD E K K E RI N, C . Practical Management of the Side Effects of Psychotropic Drugs edited by Richard Balon Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, Michigan ISBN: 0-8247-1926-3 This book is printed on acid-free paper. Headquarters Marcel Dekker, […]

Lisa Montgomery: Looking for answers in the life of a killer

IMAGE COPYRIGHT REUTERS / GETTY IMAGES Lisa Montgomery – the only female inmate on federal death row in the US – has been executed for murder in the state of Indiana. Her lawyers had argued she was a mentally ill victim of abuse who deserved mercy. Her victim’s community said otherwise. This story was first […]