Nursing case study on bipolar disorder an exploratory study on bipolar disorder i introduction bipolar disorder is a condition that causes psychological and physical problems bad enough to affect everyday life - sometimes seriously this disorder is also said to be one of the oldest disordersaccording to the dsm-iv-tr, bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression or bipolar. Nursing research this case study will hopefully encourage nursing research on finding new management which have a faster effect to this kind of condition and can serve as a tool guide or basis for future research on studies concerning about psychosis, which may acquire the researcher, added information about the case of the patient with psychosis. In terms of statistical deviation, b does present with ‘abnormal’ behaviour as bipolar disorder has a lifetime prevalence of approximately 13% in adults, as indicated by worldwide epidemiological studies (maj et al, 2002 kleinman et al, 2003. The family was familiar with the bipolar diagnosis and associated treatment challenges because of the teenage cousin who was under treatment, along with the suicide in the family the parents later told me that a case study bipolar disorder with ad / hd: a case study april 2005 . Valproate, an antiepileptic drug, is useful in the management of various nonepileptic disorders it is an effective and generally well-tolerated medication for the treatment of bipolar disorder and has been approved by the food and drug administration for use in manic states.
Case study: bipolar disorder 8 reflected that bdnf val66met polymorphism has no correlation with the development of major depressive disorder but on the clinical features of depression. Maria was only 15 when she was attacked by a group of men on the way home from school they took turns screaming abuse at her and then they each raped her finally, they tried to stab her to death. Bipolar disorder - a case study millions of americans diagnosed with mental illness lead healthy lives because of information discovered through clinical studies history of bipolar disorder - bipolar disorder has left its mark on history. Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a mental illness that is classified as a mood disorder people who suffer from bipolar disorder experience elevated moods alternating with.
Bipolar case study (1) 1 patient profile: sarah onset of illness: aged 34 rapid single course: chronic teacher remittent duration: 10 years 2 each episode sarah has feeling tearful with low self-esteem has trouble sleeping at night but sleep many hours at day time has nothing in her life which brings her enjoyment has suicidal ideas gained. Top 10 bizarre mental case studies brandon gautier may 4, 2011 share 990 stumble 20k tweet pin 21 +1 7 share 11 shares 21k with an average weight of 136 kilograms, the human brain is truly something to marvel at it is difficult to believe that something akin to a malformed sponge, at first glance, contains over 100 million. These studies found a clear over-representation of people with bipolar disorder (and their healthy siblings) in the most creative occupational categories, which included artists, musicians.
Schizophrenia case study print details hits: 73657 page 1 of 2 a personal account of a schizophrenia patient “on the way to the store, i had a flat tire i thought this was planned also at the petrol pump, the man smiled at me with twinkle’s in their eyes and i. Abnormal psychology: case study the case shonda has a 12 year history diagnosis of continuous schizophrenia paranoid type shonda is constantly preoccupied with delusions and frequent auditory hallucinations shonda is under the occasional supervision of a caseworker from a local community health center shonda lives alone and rarely sees family members. Clinic edited the studies and created questions to make the studies more pertinent for our readers) we are presenting case studies in this web site so students may become more familiar with case histories.
Bipolar disorder as displayed in elliott smith , a male teenager bipolar disorder, or manic depression, is a mood disorder that can drastically change the et al, 1989) twin studies have shown a seventy percent concordance rate for bipolar disorder, which indicates a hereditary component elliott was an extreme case he was very. Among famous people with bipolar disorder is the emmy-winning actress mariette hartley, who has appeared in numerous television shows and starred in a popular series of commercials in the 1970s. Famous people with bipolar disorder take a bipolar disorder test people with bipolar disorder have with out a doubt, helped shape the history of the world, in all venues, from the political to the arts to the spiritual and religious. Schizophrenia information famous people with schizophrenia: famous people and schizophrenia there are relatively few famous people with schizophrenia because schizophrenia is a brain disorder that typically strikes people when they are quite young - age 17 to 28.
Bipolar disorder case study examples case study: jean – a 34-year-old with dysthymia and depressive episodes jean is a 34-year-old woman who has experienced dysthymia, that is, persistent low mood, for most of her adult life. Casestudy bipolar disorders: a presentation of three cases bernardo merizalde, md (presented at the american institute of homeopathy case conference.
Stephanie gambini in april 2001, gambini had an emotional breakdown at work following several months of depression and anxiety after her breakdown, gambini visited a mental health professional and was told that her symptoms indicated that she had bipolar disorder. Sample case studies and diagnoses following are four examples of patient descriptions with a link to the corresponding diagnosis these sample case studies are for illustration only. Many high-profile, successful people have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, once known as manic depression more than 5 million americans suffer from the disorder, according to the national.