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Mental health 

Mental health
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Mental health
Author(s):

Chantal Simon

, Hazel Everitt

, Françoise van Dorp

, and Matt Burkes

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199671038.003.0027
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date: 25 August 2019

Mental health assessment

Mental health symptoms and signs

Psychological therapies

Anxiety

Other anxiety-type disorders

Chronic stress

Depression

Drugs for treating depression

Psychosis

Schizophrenia and mania

Acute delirium

Dementia

Eating disorders

Other psychological conditions

Assessing a patient with mental health problems in primary care can be challenging. Aims (may need >1 appointment to achieve): ...

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