Towards a Person-Centred Integrative Diagnosis

Juan E. Mezzich, Ihsan M. Salloum

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPsychiatric Diagnosis
Subtitle of host publicationChallenges and Prospects
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9780470725696
StatePublished - May 11 2009


  • Institutional Program of Psychiatry for the Person (IPPP)
  • IPPP components, including conceptual bases, clinical diagnosis, clinical care and public health
  • Need-adaptive assessment and treatment approach
  • Person-Centred Integrative Diagnostic model, employing relevant descriptive tools
  • Schaffner, presenting multilevel philosophy of science schemas
  • Socrates, Plato and Hippocrates, advocating holism in medicine
  • Towards a person-centred integrative diagnosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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