"Mental illnesses are health conditions that can occur due to changes in mood, thinking, and behavior. It is caused due to stress, childhood abuse, grief, social isolation, trauma, intake of drugs and alcohol, improper diet and sleep, and long-term physical condition. The symptoms are extreme fear, reduced concentration, tiredness, and extreme mood changes. The treatment include medication and psychotherapy by consulting a psychiatrist.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am doing research regarding diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses. Please answer a few questions of mine. What routine medical examinations apart from MMSE and history would you conduct? By this I mean standard routine blood investigations plus other investigations. What clini... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your queries and shall answer accordingly. Keep in mind that standard procedures for management may differ in different countries. Answers for your questions: In blood investigations we usually go for complete blood count (CBC), liver function tests (LFT)... Read Full »