Problem-Based Psychiatry,
Edition 1
By David Meagher, MB, BCh, BAO, DPM MSc, MHSc, MD, PhD, MRCPsych., Henry O’Connell, MB, BCh, BAO, MRCPsych, MD, MHSc, John McFarland, Noreen Moloney and Maeve Leonard

Publication Date: 24 Dec 2020

Problem-Based Psychiatry is a comprehensive resource covering the key principles of evidence-based approaches to diagnosis and treatment of the full range of psychiatric disorders.

The text is highly engaging and interactive. It offers a unique patient-centred, multidisciplinary perspective, taking students through a series of narratives designed to prompt deeper understanding and learning.

Ideal for medical students and educators alike, this text will also be a valuable resource for doctors engaged in postgraduate training in psychiatry and other medical disciplines, as well as for the range of allied mental health professionals.

Key Features

  • 26 chapters designed for individual teaching sessions.
  • Evidence-based treatment options for all major psychiatric disorders and presentations, including autism spectrum disorders, PTSD, gender dysphoria and schizophrenia.
  • Problem-based format allows for learning in a real-world, practical context.
  • Narratives and scenario-based learning to promote deep understanding.
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
About the author
By David Meagher, MB, BCh, BAO, DPM MSc, MHSc, MD, PhD, MRCPsych.; Henry O’Connell, MB, BCh, BAO, MRCPsych, MD, MHSc; John McFarland; Noreen Moloney and Maeve Leonard
Table of Contents
  1. Shane: Mania
  2. Aaron: Acute Psychosis
  3. Anna: Recurrent Depressive Disorder
  4. Laura: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  5. Jane: Alcohol Use Disorder
  6. Marguerite: Delirium
  7. Colin: Anxiety Disorders
  8. Norma: Perinatal Mental Illness
  9. Kathleen: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  10. Walter: Treatment Resistant Depression
  11. Emma: Eating Disorders
  12. John: Polysubstance Misuse
  13. Natasha: Medically Unexplained Symptoms
  14. Michael: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  15. Caroline: Bipolar Affective Disorder
  16. Declan: Mental Illness in Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  17. Francine: Borderline Personality Disorder
  18. Trevor: Antisocial Personality Disorder
  19. Frankie: Gender Dysphoria
  20. Eric: Dementia
  21. Linda: Opiate Misuse and Pregnancy
  22. Larry: Mental Illness in Intellectual Disability
  23. Luke: A Case of Suicide
  24. Pious, Bernadette, Dervla, Emmett and Karim: Adverse Effects of Medication
  25. Piotr: Schizophrenia
  26. Mark: School Refusal
Book details
ISBN: 9780702081033
Page Count: 304
Retail Price : £41.99
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