Psychiatric Disorders in Somatic Medicine

Psychiatric Disorders in Somatic Medicine

June 2003 – Vol 5 – No. 2

State of the art

Mental disorders in primary care
Hans-Ulrich Wittchen, Dipl Psych, PhD; Stephan Mühlig, Dipl Psych, PhD; Katja Beesdo, Dipl Psych

Basic research

Common genetic risk factors for psychiatric and simatic disorders
Brigitta Bondy, MD

Cytokines, neurophysiology, neuropsychology, and psychiatric symptoms.
Markus J. Schwarz, MD

Pharmacological aspects

Psychiatric side effects of medications prescribed in internal medicine
Rodrigo Casagrande Tango, MD

Clinical research

Broken heart: depression in cardiovascular disease
K. Ranga R. Krishnan, MD

Alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, and mental disorders
Marc-Antoine Crocq, MD

Delirium and epilepsy
Peter W. Kaplan, MB, BS, FRCP