General Adult stuff to know

  1. Schizoid personality disorder?
    • Social isolated
    • Takes little pleasure in life
    • Indifferent to criticism and praise
    • Aloof, detached and cold
    • Oblivious to social cues
    • Restricted facial expressions.
  2. Schizotypal personality disorder?
    • Cold, inappropriate affect
    • Acute discomfort in social settings
    • Perceptual and cognitive distortions
    • Eccentric behaviours
    • Odd beliefs - not true delusions
    • Thought disorder
    • Transient quasi-psychotic epsiodes.
  3. Serotonin syndrome
    • Sternbach's triad
    • Altered mental status, neuromuscular abnormalities and autonomic hyperacticity.
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General Adult stuff to know
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To know for MRCPsych paper B.
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