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Apr

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Disaster Management

Disaster Management

By Dr Amit Choughule Introduction: Disaster is a very a broad term, which implies a diverse set of circumstances from an act of terrorism (manmade disaster) to natural calamities like earth quake. Disasters are known to have substantial effect on both physical and mental health of the affected population. Defining disaster: In 1992 the World […]

06
Jan

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Neurobiology of memory

Neurobiology of memory

Dr Amit Choughule   NEUROBIOLOGY OF MEMORY Discuss in detail about the neurobiology of memory and practical aspects of this knowledge in clinical settings (RGUHS, 2012) (TNMGR) Different types of memory? Assessment of memory in a clinical situation (DNB) Introduction: Memory is also of clinical interest because disorders of memory and complaints about memory are […]

14
Aug

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DOWNLOAD! MANUAL AND PROFORMA FOR PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION

DOWNLOAD! MANUAL AND PROFORMA FOR PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION

These two documents simplify psychiatric case taking with important and relevant points necessary for case presentation. You can download these two documents, print them and carry them with you as easy reference guide for psychiatric evaluation and case taking. Hope you find them useful for your day to day ward work and exams! EASY REFERENCE […]

31
Jul

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Introduction to psychiatry and psychopathology

Introduction to psychiatry and psychopathology

During the period of MBBS training psychiatry as a discipline is many times an enigma primarily due to limited exposure to the branch. Having chosen a career in psychiatry, a resident may enter the field with different perspectives and ideas about the branch, many times not knowing what to expect. This article gives a brief […]