Tag: BSN Notes: Assessment in Psychiatry

Mental status Examination

Mental status Examination(See The Mini-Mental here)Meaning     Mental status examination is a snap shot of a person’s psychological status combined with ...

Psychiatry History collection

History CollectionIntroduction            Assessment of the client need is an essential component in psychiatry to assess the needs, pattern of illness ...

Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)

Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)         Patient’s Name:                                                                                              Date:                            Instructions:Ask the ...

Mini Mental Status Examination

Mini Mental Status ExaminationMeaning            Mini Mental Status Examination is a tool to assess the cognitive function of an individual. It ...

Notes: Diagnostic tests in psychiatry

History collection and mental examination are the major diagnostic measures which are commonly used in psychiatry. For the differentiation of ...