Mental health issues in family practice

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Overview

Depression is a serious public health issue. Can you treat these patients properly?


  1. Bipolar disorder
  2. Borderline personality disorder
  3. Bulimia nervosa
  4. Grandiose delusions
  5. Mild depression: management
  6. Sexually transmitted infection (STI) screen
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