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Interview skills and the art of history taking

Interview skills and the art of history taking

History taking and examination is the mainstay for diagnosis of a medical problem in a patient. It is the most important skill which should be imbibed by all medical practitioners. History taking is more of an art required for best application of the scientific knowledge and clinical skills learnt through our medical training. It is […]

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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 […]