Mental health urgencies

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Mental urgencies may present to urgent care centers with symptoms unexplainable by a thorough history and physical exam. This chapter examines mental urgencies such as depression and suicide, anxiety disorder, eating disorder, and conversion disorder and suggests the initial workup and reasons for referral to the emergency department for these conditions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUrgent Care Medicine Secrets
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9780323462150
ISBN (Print)9780323477833
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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