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By Abilash Gopal, Alexander Ropper, Louis Tramontozzi III

Flashcards in a booklet for the Psychiatry shelf examination and the USMLE Step 2 CK--written by way of scholars, for college kids Deja evaluation: Psychiatry boils down your direction paintings to simply the severe suggestions. Drawn from the views of most sensible scholars clean from their shelf assessments and the USMLE Step 2 CK, this unbeatable consultant incorporates a quick-read Q&A format--one that is helping you successfully struggle through a large number of details. It additionally lets you zero-in on in simple terms right solutions to advertise reminiscence retention and maximize your research time. good points: Flashcards in a ebook for optimum retention All-inclusive but concise assurance of psychiatry Study-enhancing tips, mnemonics, and insider recommendation medical vignettes bankruptcy preps you for circumstances you will see at the examination "This is a well-rounded ebook appropriate for shelf examination examine, medical rotations, and USMLE overview. The query and resolution sort makes for speedy analyzing whereas overlaying high-yield details. comparable DSM-IV diagnoses are in comparison to illustrate their exact diagnostic standards. The content material is modern with a superb evaluation of pharmacotherapies. The scientific vignettes are throught-provoking with realization given to differential analysis and entire discussions of the case. I loved this e-book and might suggest it as a very good overview text." -- Brian Piltz, classification of 2005, college of Washington "Streamlined evaluate for Step 2, together with high-yield vignettes and DSM IV standards for the usually verified issues. The vignettes are the easiest a part of the book." -- Patrick Burnside, category of 2007, Brody college of drugs

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Twenty percent mortality rate. Associated with all antipsychotics, but most often seen with typical high potency antipsychotics. Treat immediately by discontinuing offending agent and providing supportive care. • Metabolic syndrome: hypertension, insulin resistance, abdominal obesity, and dyslipidemia. Associated with atypical antipsychotics, especially clozapine (Clozaril). Consider switching to different antipsychotics, such as aripiprazole (Abilify) or ziprasidone (Geodon), in patients with significant weight gain.

They usually last between 20 and 30 minutes. Which is more important in establishing the diagnosis of a panic attack: time to peak of symptoms or total length of symptoms? Time to peak How often do panic attacks typically occur? There is no typical frequency. They may occur many times per day or only a few times per year. How is panic disorder diagnosed? Panic disorder is characterized by multiple unexpected panic attacks accompanied by anticipatory anxiety about having attacks. What commonly used substances can exacerbate anxiety in patients both with and without panic disorder?

Patients respond to treatment with light therapy. Treatment What are the classes of antidepressants used to treat depression? Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), selective noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), and dopamine reuptake inhibitors What are the different types of psychotherapy used to treat depression? Cognitive-behavioral, supportive, and brief interpersonal therapies have the most data to support their efficacy in treating depression.

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