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TNPSC Psychiatry Syllabus

Updated on: Feb 26, 2013
SYLLABUS CODE NO. 133
MEDICAL SPECIALITY SUBJECTS
M.D. PSYCHIATRIC MEDICINE / PSYCHIATRY
(P.G. DEGREE STANDARD)

  • History of Psychiatry.
  • Normality and Abnormality.
  • Psychiatric History, Mental Status and Psychiatric Report.
  • Clinical Interview.
  • Signs and Symptoms in Psychiatry.
  • Classification in Psychiatry.
  • Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic Disorders and Other Coginitive Disorders and
  • Mental Disorders Due to a Medical and Neurological Conditions.
  • Neuropsychiatric Aspects of HIV and AIDS.
  • Alochol, Opioids and other Substance-Related Disorders.
  • Schizophrenia.
  • Schizophreniform, Schizoaffective, Delusional and Other Psychotic Disorders.
  • Mood Disorders.
  • Anxiety Disorders.
  • Somatoform Disorders, Factitious Disorders and Malingering.
  • Dissociative Disorders.
  • Sexual Dysfunctions, Paraphilias and Gender Identity Disorders.
  • Eating Disorders and Obesity.
  • Sleep Disorders.
  • Impluse-Control and Adjustment Disorders.
  • Psychosomatic Medicine.
  • Personality Disorders.
  • Suicide, Violence and Other Psychiatric Emergencies.
  • Infant, Child and Adolescent Disorders.
  • Geriatric Psychiatry.
  • End-of-Life Care, Death, Dying and Bereavement.
  • Psychotherapy.
  • Psychopharmacology and Other Biologic Therapies.
  • Laboratory Tests and Brain Imaging in Psychiatry.
  • Medication-Induced Movement Disorders.
  • Forensic and Ethical Issues in Psychiatry.
  • Mental Retardation.
  • Epilepsy
Reference Books
  • Oxford Text Book of Psychiatry.
  • Kaplan and Sadock¬ís Comprehensive Text Book of Psychiatry.
  • Concise Text Book of Psychiatry by VMD Namboodiri.
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