Definition of Psychiatry. Meaning of Psychiatry. Synonyms of Psychiatry

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Definition of Psychiatry

Psychiatry
Psychiatria Psy*chi`a*tri"a, Psychiatry Psy*chi"a*try, n. [NL. psychiatria, fr. Gr. ? the mind + ? healing.] (Med.) The application of the healing art to mental diseases. --Dunglison.

Meaning of Psychiatry from wikipedia

- Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders. These include various maladaptations related...
- candidate gene-by-environment interaction research in psychiatry". The American Journal of Psychiatry. 168 (10): 1041–9. doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2011.11020191...
- Many of these terms refer to expressions dating from the early days of psychiatry in Europe. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z References...
- Anti-psychiatry is a movement based on the view that psychiatric treatment is more often damaging than helpful to patients. It considers psychiatry a coercive...
- Forensic psychiatry is a subspeciality of psychiatry and is related to criminology. It encomp****es the interface between law and psychiatry. According...
- Addiction psychiatry is a medical subspecialty within psychiatry that focuses on the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of people who are suffering from...
- Emergency psychiatry is the clinical application of psychiatry in emergency settings. Conditions requiring psychiatric interventions may include attempted...
- Geriatric psychiatry, also known as geropsychiatry, psychogeriatrics or psychiatry of old age, is a subspecialty of psychiatry dealing with the study,...
- JAMA Psychiatry (until 2013: Archives of General Psychiatry) is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal published by the American Medical ****ociation....
- conference, Kameny grabbed the microphone and yelled: "Psychiatry is the enemy incarnate. Psychiatry has waged a relentless war of extermination against...
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