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Comparative efficacy study of haloperidol, olanzapine and risperidone in delirium.
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to assess the efficacy and safety of second-generation antipsychotics olanzapine and risperidone vs. haloperidol in patients of delirium admitted to medicalExpand
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Assessment scales for delirium: A review.
Over the years many scales have been designed for screening, diagnosis and assessing the severity of delirium. In this paper we review the various instruments available to screen the patients forExpand
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Depression in elderly: A review of Indian research
To review the existing literature on depression among elderly arising from India. Search was carried out using PubMed, Google Scholar, Google, and Medknow search engines to identify the relevantExpand
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Intentional self-harm seen in psychiatric referrals in a tertiary care hospital
Background: Intentional self-harm is common, through out the world; however, there is scanty data from India. Aims: To study the sociodemographic and clinical profile of subjects with “intentionalExpand
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Gender differences in caregiving among family - caregivers of people with mental illnesses.
All over the world women are the predominant providers of informal care for family members with chronic medical conditions or disabilities, including the elderly and adults with mental illnesses. ItExpand
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Cost of care of schizophrenia: a study of Indian out‐patient attenders
Objective:  To assess the cost of care of Indian out‐patients with schizophrenia.
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Cost of ambulatory care of diabetes mellitus: a study from north India
Background: Diabetes mellitus is a chronic and potentially disabling disease that represents an important public health and clinical concern because of the economic burden it imposes on the person,Expand
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A comparative study on quality of life of patients of schizophrenia with and without depression
Depression in schizophrenia has been recognized as one of the important factors influencing the Quality of Life (QOL). For this study 60 patients with a clinical diagnosis of schizophrenia as perExpand
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Pattern of Internet use among professionals in India: Critical look at a surprising survey result
Background: To study the pattern of Internet use across people of various professions who have access to it; the impact of Internet use on their personal, social, and occupational life; and toExpand
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Metabolic syndrome in antipsychotic naïve patients diagnosed with schizophrenia
Aim: The article aims to study the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) and subthreshold MS in antipsychotic naïve patients with schizophrenia.
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