As per reports, the accompanying psychologic distress in covid 19 patients are often ignored and not managed. There have also been reports of anxiety and acute depression leading to suicides in Covid care hospitals. Many of the patients, according to inputs coming in from different countries, have had to contend with isolation anxiety and distress due to fear of worsening of symptoms. Complications like respiratory distress, hypoxia, fatigue and insomnia and other symptoms have also been observed.
This Toll Free Helpline is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week with the Technical Coordination of BSNL. 25 Institutions including 8 National Institutes are involved in this helpline. It is backed by 660 Clinical / Rehabilitation Psychologists and 668 Psychiatrists. The 13 languages covered in the helpline are: Hindi, Assamese, Tamil, Marathi, Odia, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Bengali, Urdu and English.
Dr. Jai Shankar (Lunatic) through Vijay Shankar brother guardian Vs State of Himachal Pradesh-Criminal Procedure Code, 1898—Section 464—Procedure to be followed by Magistrate holding inquiry when there is an allegation and suspicion that the accused is of unsound mind and incapable of making any defence-Procedure not correctly observed in the instant case—Inquiry and committal vitiated—Case remanded for de novo committal proceedings.
THE MENTAL HEALTH ORDINANCE 2001[PAKISTAN] (VIII OF 2001) C O N T E N T S SECTION HEADING CHAPTER-I PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, extent and commencement 2. Definitions CHAPTER-II ESTABLISHMENT OF PUNJAB […]
Epileptic Psychosis is a progressing disease and its effects have appropriately been described in the text book of Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology by Modi, 24th Ed. 2011 where it states as follows: […]