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Emergencies in mental health practice

evaluation and management

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Published by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric emergencies.,
  • Crisis Intervention.,
  • Emergencies.,
  • Suicide -- prevention & control.,
  • Violence -- prevention & control.,
  • Self-Injurious Behavior -- prevention & control.,
  • Substance Abuse -- prevention & control.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Phillip M. Kleespies.
    ContributionsKleespies, Phillip M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC480.6 .M33 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 450 p. :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL686716M
    ISBN 101572302550
    LC Control Number97033643

      An emergency is a situation that requires immediate attention to avert a serious outcome. Mental health emergencies range from situations where a patient is at risk because of intense personal distress, suicidal intentions, or self neglect to those where a patient places others at risk. Some patients may behave in an aggressive manner, make threats, or act by: The Mental Health Book is composed of topic pages which are organized into 25 Chapters. Practice Management - Mental Health Pages. Provider Burnout. Neurology - Mental Health Pages Emergency Medicine - Mental Health Pages. Notifying Family of Child's Death. Gastroenterology - Mental Health Pages.

    NLM ID: ISSN: International Journal of Emergency Mental Health and Human Resilience with H Index, Google Scholar h5 Index:9 is a multidisciplinary quarterly designed to be the premier international forum and authority for the discussion of all aspects of emergency mental health.. The Journal publishes manuscripts on relevant topics including psychological trauma. is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in , this collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.

    The Emergency Triage Education Kit (ETEK) is a teaching resource that aims to provide a consistent approach to the educational preparation of Australian emergency clinicians for the triage role. In particular the ETEK has been designed to promote the correct use of the Australasian Triage Scale (ATS). The ETEK is the product of collaboration. SURVEILLANCE. Emergency medicine offers unique prospects for conducting surveillance studies relevant to a range of mental health issues. While untimely, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Violent Death Reporting System, state and national databases, 24,29 large data registries such as the Health Care Cost and Utilization Project, and the National Hospital Ambulatory Cited by:


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