Psychiatry at a Glance by Cornelius Katona

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Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, and now in full-colour, Psychiatry at a Glance is an accessible introduction and revision text for medical students. Fully revised and updated to reflect changes to the content and assessment methods used by medical schools, this at a Glance provides a user-friendly overview of psychiatry to encapsulate all that the student needs to know.

This new edition of Psychiatry at a Glance:
• Contains full-colour artwork throughout, making the subject even easier to understand
• Presents schematic diagrams on the left page and concise explanations on the right
• Features a new chapter on Social Exclusion, more coverage of UK health care legislation, expanded chapters on Psychiatric History and Mental State Examination, and the World Health Organisation International Classification of Diseases
• Contains self-assessment material, including EMQs, structured case study questions, and sample OSCE stations
• Includes a new glossary and a fully updated further reading section, focussing on up-to-date reviews.

This book is an invaluable resource for all medical students, junior doctors, psychiatry nurses and allied health professionals who need an introduction to Psychiatry.


About Cornelius Katona

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Cornelius Katona, Honorary Professor, Department of Mental and Health Sciences, University College London; Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership TrustClaudia Cooper, Senior Lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry, University College London; Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Camden and Islington Foundation TrustMary Robertson, Emeritus Professor in Neuropsychiatry, University College London; Visiting Professor and Honorary Consultant, St George’s Hospital and Medical School London
Published November 6, 1995 by Wiley-Blackwell. 80 pages
Genres: Professional & Technical, Education & Reference, Health, Fitness & Dieting. Non-fiction

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