Dissertations on Psychiatry

Psychiatry is a branch of medicine dedicated to helping people with mental health conditions through diagnosis, management, treatment, or prevention. Psychiatrists deal with a broad range of conditions including anxiety, phobias, addictions, depression, PTSD and many more.

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Literature Review on Major Depressive Disorder Research
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Introduction: Despite many decades of comprehensive research into uncovering underlying biological mechanisms, no specific and reliable biomarkers have been identified for MDD.... Last modified: 8th Apr 2021

The Pathophysiology of Schizophrenia
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Introduction: Schizophrenia is a life changing disease that is distinguished as a severe psychotic disorder. It has a diagnosis impacting about 1% of the worldwide population, changing the way these individuals li... Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Effect of Adolescent Cannabis Use on Brain Functions
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Introduction: Cannabis Use During Adolescence: A Review of Impacts on Brain Functions and Associated Outcomes Recent years have seen a dramatic increase in the social acceptability of cannabis usage in the Unit... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Factors Affecting Antipsychotic Medication Compliance
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION The aim of this dissertation is to explore the factors affecting concordance with prescribed antipsychotic medications. The rationale for selecting this topic is derived from personal wor... Last modified: 12th Dec 2019

Ketamine as Pharmacological Treatment for Depression
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Introduction: Abstract Traditional pharmacological treatments for depression have a delayed therapeutic onset, ranging from several weeks to months, and there is a high percentage of individuals who never respond ... Last modified: 10th Dec 2019

Study on Eating Disorders in Cheerleaders
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Introduction: Search Strategies The search engines that were used were Pubmed, Cinahl and Google Scholar.  The words used in the search were cheer, cheerleading, feeding disorders, eating disorders, body image i... Last modified: 10th Dec 2019

The Relationship Between Nicotine and Psychosis
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Introduction: The relationship between nicotine and psychosis Review for Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology Introduction It has long been acknowledged that there is a strong relationship between cigarette ... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Review of a DSM-V Diagnosis: Social Anxiety Disorder
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Introduction: Review of a DSM-V Diagnosis: Social Anxiety Disorder Social Anxiety Disorder which is also known as Social Phobia was first introduced in the DSM and modifications on the diagnostic criteria, prevale... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Symptomatology, Prevalence, and Impact of Social Anxiety Disorder
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Introduction: Introduction This essay will review Social anxiety disorder (SAD: American Psychiatric Association (APA), 2013), a psychiatric diagnosis manifested by persistent fear of negative evaluation in social... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019