cover image - On Call Psychiatry,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323531092
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Elsevier
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On Call Psychiatry,4th Edition

by Carol A. Bernstein, MD, MAT, Molly E. Poag, MD and Mort Rubinstein, MD
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cover image - On Call Psychiatry,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323531092
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Elsevier
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Ideal for any on-call professional, resident, or medical student, this best-selling reference by Drs. Carol A. Bernstein, Molly E. Poag, and Mort Rubinstein covers the common problems you’ll encounter while on call without direct supervision in the hospital. On Call Psychiatry, 4th Edition, fits perfectly in your pocket, ready to provide key information in time-sensitive, challenging situations. You’ll gain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.

    • Highlights medications, doses, and critical information in a second color for fast reference.
    • Features a logical, highly templated format so you can locate key information quickly.
    • Delivers consistent, easy-to-follow coverage of the most common on-call problems and approaches, including what to do from the initial phone call, questions you should ask to assess the urgency of each situation, "Elevator Thoughts," how to immediately identify major threats to life, what to do at the bedside, and how to avoid common mistakes for every call.
    • Provides updated content and references, keeping you on the cutting edge of current, evidence-based information.
    • NEW! Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
  • Bernstein et al.: On Call Psychiatry, 4th edition

    1. Approach to Emergency Psychiatric Evaluation

    2. The Role of the Psychiatric Consultant

    3. Psychodynamic Issues

    4. Telephone Consultation

    5. Seclusion and Restraint

    6. Assessment of Capacity and Other Legal Issues

    7. The Difficult Patient

    8. Emergency Evaluation of Children and Adolescents

    9. The Agitated Patient

    10. The Anxious Patient

    11. The Violent Patient

    12. The Suicidal Patient

    13. The Psychotic Patient

    14. The Confused Patient

    15. Movement Disorder

    16. Barriers to Communication: Mutism , etc.

    17. Physical and Sexual Trauma

    18. The Pregnant Patient

    19. Intoxication

    20. Substance Withdrawal

    21. Insomnia

    22. Headache

    23. Chest Pain

    24. Nausea and Vomiting

    25. Fever

    26. Seizures

    27. Falls

    28. Blood Pressure Changes

    29. Telepsychiatry

    30. Cross Cultural Issues

    Appendix

  • Carol A. Bernstein, MD, MAT, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, DIO and Senior Assistant Dean for GME; Vice Chair for Graduate Medical Education and Director, Residency Training in Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, Molly E. Poag, MD, Associate Chairman for Education, Department of Psychiatry, Lenox Hill Hospital, Clinical Assistant, Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY and Mort Rubinstein, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, Deputy Associate Chief of StaffCOS, Mental Health, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY
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