Indian Journal of Dermatology
SYMPOSIUM
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 58  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 39--43

Psychiatric evaluation in dermatology: An overview


Sreyoshi Ghosh, Rishikesh V Behere, PSVN Sharma, K Sreejayan 
 Department of Psychiatry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
PSVN Sharma
Department of Psychiatry, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal - 576 104, Karnataka
India

Psychodermatology is an exciting field which deals with the close relationship that exists between dermatological and psychiatric disorders. A combined bio-psycho-social approach is essential for effective evaluation and treatment of these conditions. This review aims to give the practicing clinician an overview of psychiatric evaluation in patients with dermatological conditions.


How to cite this article:
Ghosh S, Behere RV, Sharma P, Sreejayan K. Psychiatric evaluation in dermatology: An overview.Indian J Dermatol 2013;58:39-43


How to cite this URL:
Ghosh S, Behere RV, Sharma P, Sreejayan K. Psychiatric evaluation in dermatology: An overview. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Dec 5 ];58:39-43
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