Psychiatry research and P Guide - Resources and Review

Publications discussing the occurrence of false memory, the reliability of recovered memory, and associated dangers, most notably in cases of child sexual abuse. Current news articles and the society's newsletter are among the resources available.
Selection of articles from 1998 onwards taken from the Journal of Psychiatry, and available in PDF format.
Provides access to the Excerpta Medica database, renowned for its international coverage of drug related research literature. EMBASE covers all aspects of human medicine and related biomedical research, including comprehensive information on drugs and toxicology, clinical medicine, biotechnology and bioengineering, health affairs, psychiatry and forensic medicine. BIDS EMBASE includes more than five million records, with data from 3500 biomedical journals published in 110 countries, dating back to 1980. Subscription required.
An electronic archive for papers in any area of psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, and many areas of computer science (artificial intelligence, robotics, vision, learning, speech, neural networks), philosophy (mind, language, knowledge, science, logic), biology (ethology, behavioural ecology, sociobiology, behaviour genetics, evolutionary theory), medicine (psychiatry, neurology, human genetics, imaging), anthropology (primatology, cognitive ethnology, archaeology, palaeontology), as well as any other portions of the physical, social, and mathematical sciences that are pertinent to the study of cognition.
Conducts and supports research in the US on mental illness and mental health, including studies of the brain, behaviour, and mental health services.
Journal which aims to keep clinicians up
to-date by using scientific criteria to select and abstract the most reliable and important clinically relevant papers from an expanded range of journals, abstract promising pre-clinical studies to keep the specialist informed about current developments, and cover developments in diagnosis, therapy, harm, prognosis, economic evaluation, quality improvement and causation.
Electronic version of the Journal looking at psychoanalysis and psychodynamic approaches. Includes the latest articles and papers, information for contributors, and a facility for feedback from readers.
Goal of the ATMHN is to improve the quality and accessibility of mental health services available to Australia's Non
English Speaking Background (NESB) communities through the establishment of a national agenda in transcultural mental health research; professional and community education and service development; and the provision of a national information and clearinghouse service.
Documents the latest developments in psychiatry, providing news, access to PubMed, a drug database, and diagnoses and treatment tools. Registration is required for some services.
An independent, free, peer
reviewed journal available purely on the Web. Launched in 1994, it claims to be the first electronic medical journal.
Full text article examining the assumption that the aetiologies of DSM
IV disorders are fundamentally related to chemical imbalances. Case studies are presented to support arguments throughout.
An independent electronic publication distributed to professionals, students, and others interested in issues related to the mental health profession. PsychNews, formerly titled the InterPsych Newsletter (IPN) and associated with the organisation InterPsych, provides international news in psychology and psychiatry.
A World Health Organisation Collaborating Center for Mental Health. Includes details and ordering information for the Composite International Diagnostic Interview, a computerised diagnostic instrument administered by an interviewer or completed by a patient, and returns appropriate diagnostic resources. Also includes free hypertext resources for the treatment of psychiatric disorders, details of handbooks, treatment, research and education resources.
Set of links to journals relevant to psychiatry and clinical psychology. Some have only subscription information online, others have tables of contents, abstracts or full text.
Spanish resource dealing with psychiatry. Includes a database of lists on the topic of psychiatry, including a form to add data to the database. Information is in Spanish.
Full text electronic journals, psychiatric news, and psychiatric services.
Set of instruments and manuals aimed at assessing, measuring and classifying psychopathology and behaviour associated with the major psychiatric disorders in adult life. It can be used for clinical, research and training purposes and was developed within the framework of the World Health Organization.
Peer reviewed general interest neuroscience electronic journal for all aspects of neuroscience, including basic and clinical neurobiology. Includes sections on anatomy, psychiatry, pharmacology, molecular biology, and physiology.
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