Prevalence of Mental and Behavioural Disorders in India : a Meta-analysis

  title={Prevalence of Mental and Behavioural Disorders in India : a Meta-analysis},
  author={Meghachandra M. Singh and S Pradhan},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
Sir, A 57 years, male patients, frequently treated with antipsychotics in past for manic episodes, was kept on carbamazepine maintenance therapy 600 mg per day since three months. Relatives called for emergency home visit with complaints of restlessness. Not sleeping since three days, itching all over body and breathlessness. On examination there was pilling of skin all over body, multiple bruises and scratches, oedema feet-pitting on pressure, legs like elephants, patient was grasping for air… CONTINUE READING


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