An Introduction to the Practice of Psychiatry in Africa

Philip Renison Opondo
Publication date: 
21 July 2016

This book is a handy introduction to the practice of Psychiatry especially in resource limited settings in Africa. It covers the basic conditions one is likely to come across at the primary care level and gives practical hints on their diagnosis and management. Its pocket size enables one to carry it around as a quick reference and revision guide.

It’s easy and readable non-technical style makes it suitable for anyone interested in a basic understanding of psychiatric conditions and their management.

The e-book is available on Amazon (all platforms).

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