Biopsychosocial Approaches in Primary Care: State of the Art and Challenges for the 21st Century / Edition 1

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Proceedings of the September 1995 symposium. Contains 15 contributions intended to show primary care physicians and psychiatrists who work with primary physicians that it is possible to provide biopsychosocial care to patients efficiently, even in a managed care setting. Topics include psychiatric diagnosis in primary care, chronic pain, mental disorders in the elderly, biopsychosocial approaches to anxiety and depression, and religion and spirituality in the primary care setting. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780306455827
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 11/5/2007
  • Edition description: 1997
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 242
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Medicine in a Changing Universe at the Threshold of the 21st Century 1
Ch. 1 Psychiatric Diagnosis in Primary Care: The Biopsychosocial Perspective 9
Ch. 2 Biopsychosocial Approaches to Anxiety in Primary Care 19
Ch. 3 Biopsychosocial Approaches to Depression in Primary Care 29
Ch. 4 Psychiatry in the Primary Care Setting: Managing Chronic Illness: Psychiatric Issues 45
Ch. 5 Factitious Physical Disorders in the Managed Care Setting 65
Ch. 6 Chronic Pain 81
Ch. 7 Biopsychosocial Approaches to Mental Disorders in the Elderly 93
Ch. 8 Aggressive Nutritional Program for the Institutionalized Alzheimer's Patient 119
Ch. 9 The Expanded Biopsychosocial Model in Child Psychiatry 125
Ch. 10 From Biopsychosocial Model to Patientology 137
Ch. 11 Teaching Psychiatry to Primary Care Physicians 149
Ch. 12 Psychosomatic Thinking as Reflected in Practice and Teaching of Primary Health Care - Introducing the Salutogenic Approach 159
Ch. 13 Reductionism Revisited: Return of the Biomedical Model 179
Ch. 14 Religion and Spirituality in the Primary Care Setting: Toward the 21st Century 201
Ch. 15 A Biopsychosocial Critique of Managed Mental Health Care and Its Relation to Primary Care 217
Contributors 235
Index 239
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