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Typical and Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs

  Typical or Traditional Antipsychotics-  ChlorpromazineThioridazineTrifluoperazineTriflupromazineProchorperazineHaloperidolFlupenthixolZuclopenthixolPimozideLoxapineAtypical or Newer Antipsychotics- ClozapineOlanzapineZiprasidoneRisperidoneDid you Notice that - Typical antipsychotics have suffix ending with-  ...

Notes: Indian Mental Health Act 1987

Indian Mental Health Act 1987Indian Mental Health Act 1987HistoryDrafted in 1987Came in to action on April 1993Reason for enactmentChange in ...

Notes: Anxiety disorders

    Anxiety disorders What is anxiety?  Anxiety is the subjective emotional response to a stressor.  What is neurosis?Less severe form ...

Notes: Conduct disorder

   Conduct disorderObjectivesDefine conduct disorderList down subtypesExplain the etiological factorsDescribe the predisposing factorsList down the clinical manifestationsExplain the differential diagnosisDescribe ...

Notes: Crisis

Crisis            A sudden event in ones life that disturbs homeostasis, during which usual coping mechanisms cannot resolve the problem ( ...

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 ...

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