SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS IN PSYCHIATRY: DISORDERS OF THOUGHT DR. UHUNMWUAGHO I. FAITH

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 LEARNING DISABILITY ETIOLOGY, CLASSIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT BY DR. EHI OKETE

LEARNING DISABILITY ETIOLOGY, CLASSIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT BY DR. EHI OKETE

OUTLINE •Objectives •Introduction •Epidemiology •Aetiology •Clinical features •Classification •Diagnosis (ICD 11) •Management •Conclusion •References INTRODUCTION Learning disability is the most common neurodevelopmental disorder,  manifesting as significantly below average intellectual functioning and deficit in adaptive behaviour.  This requires a highly comprehensive…

 CURRENT MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES MELLITUS BY DR. EBARE C KELVINS

CURRENT MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES MELLITUS BY DR. EBARE C KELVINS

OUTLINE Definition Epidemiology Classification Pathogenesis Clinical features Investigations Diagnosis Complications Treatment DIABETES MELLITUS – Definition Group of metabolic disorders characterized by: ◦Hyperglycaemia due to ◦Deficiencies of Insulin action and/or secretion leading to ◦Disturbances in metabolism of: Carbohydrate Fat Protein Associated…

 BOOK LAUNCH

BOOK LAUNCH

By Elizabeth Eguare The Director of Nursing Services Department in Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Uselu Benin City, Mr. Jeremiah E. Agbidi launched a book titled  “Ward Administration and Management: the nurse clinician’s handbook,” on Wednesday 15th June, 2022. The occasion which…

 ICD 11 CHANGES IN CLASSIFICATION OF MENTAL BEHAVIOURAL AND NEURODEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS – SCHIZOPHRENIA BY IGBINOVIA IKPONMWOSA SHERIFAT

ICD 11 CHANGES IN CLASSIFICATION OF MENTAL BEHAVIOURAL AND NEURODEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS – SCHIZOPHRENIA BY IGBINOVIA IKPONMWOSA SHERIFAT

OUTLINE ´OBJECTIVES ´INTRODUCTION ´EPIDERMIOLOGY ´ICD 10 DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA OF SCHIZOPHRENIA ´ICD 11 DIAGNOSTIC CRITRERIA OF SCHIZOPHRENIA ´CHANGES FROM ICD-10 TO ICD-11 ´CONCLUSION ´REFERENCES INTRODUCTION ´Schizophrenia is a disorder that is characterized by distortions of thinking, and perception and by an…

 PHYSIOLOGY OF AROUSAL AND SLEEP BY ORUAH-UREKI OVIE

PHYSIOLOGY OF AROUSAL AND SLEEP BY ORUAH-UREKI OVIE

OUTLINE •OBJECTIVES •INTRODUCTION •NEUROPHYSIOLOGY OF AROUSAL •IMPORTANCE OF AROUSAL •BALANCE OF AROUSAL •AROUSAL AND PERSONALITY •SLEEP GENERATING SYSTEMS IN THE BRAIN •SLEEP CYCLE •STAGES OF SLEEP •DISORDERS OF SLEEP •CONCLUSION •REFERENCES INTRODUCTION •Arousal is important in regulating consciousness, attention, alertness,…