Psychiatric Disease-Classification


Psychiatric Disease-Classification


Psychiatric diseases are classified as following:

ICD – 10 [International Classification of Disease, 10th Edition]

  • Published by WHO and provides classification for all medical disease
  • Psychiatric Ds has been classified in Chapter V (F)

DSM-5 [Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders]

  • Published by American Psychiatric disorders, 5th Edition in 2013

Organic Vs Functional Mental Disorders

Psychosis Vs Neuroses [Insight or awareness of illness]

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