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Psychiatry 

Psychiatry
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Psychiatry
Author(s):

Stuart Crisp

and Jo Rainbow

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199605538.003.0024
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date: 06 May 2021

Introduction 440

Assessment and mental state examination 441

Hints on psychiatric interviewing 443

Delirium and acute confusional states 444

Hallucinations 447

Suicidal behaviour and deliberate self-harm 448

Aggression and the violent patient 450

Acute psychological trauma 452

Fabricated and induced illness 453

Somatizing and conversion disorders ...

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