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Old Age Psychiatry is the major focus of discussion in this V learning sqadia.com medical lecture. From conversing about Psychiatric Disorders, Epidemiology and Organic Disorders and Substance Misuse has been elaborated. Moreover, Late Onset Schizophrenia along with the Affective Disorders has been explicated quite thoroughly. In the end, Depression has been expounded in detail.
In the beginning, Introduction of Psychiatric Disorders has been discussed. Following this, Psychiatric Disorders in Older People, Late Life Stressors has been thoroughly brought under consideration. In the end, Epidemiology has been highlighted.
Organic Disorders and Substance Misuse
First and foremost, Organic Disorders are conversed about in detail. In addition to this, Dementia and Delirium are discussed. Substance Misuse and Risk Factors are elaborated later. At the end of this section Clinical Manifestations, Screening and Treatment is discussed.
Late Onset Schizophrenia
In the third section of lecture, Late Onset Schizophrenia is the focus of discussion. Initially, its Etiology is discussed. Then later its Clinical Presentations. Treatment is discussed in the end of the section. The patient often refuses medications and have little insight of illness.
Affective Disorders are discussed in the fourth section of the lecture. In the beginning, Normal Bereavement and Depression is elaborated in detail. The educator explained the risk factors. Two questions Is it Medications? and Is it a Medical Condition? are answered in the end of this section.
Primarily, Depression and Dementia has been elaborated. Then the educator proceeds to talk about the Differential Diagnosis and Symptoms. Additionally, Diagnosis, Treatment and Medications to Treat Geriatric Depression has been expounded. In the end, Electroconvulsive Therapy has been explained.