Bipolar Disorder / Edition 1

Bipolar Disorder / Edition 1

by Mario Maj
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471560375

ISBN-13: 9780471560371

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental disorder involving episodes of serious mania and depression and affects approximately one to three percent of the population. According to the National Institute of Mental Health nearly two million individuals in the United States alone are diagnosed with this disorder.

* This title aims to provide an overview of recent research

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Overview

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental disorder involving episodes of serious mania and depression and affects approximately one to three percent of the population. According to the National Institute of Mental Health nearly two million individuals in the United States alone are diagnosed with this disorder.

* This title aims to provide an overview of recent research progress
* It explores the impact of this evidence on the practice of expert clinicians of many different countries
* It will be an unbiased and reliable reference point with the kudos of WPA endorsement

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471560371
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Series:
WPA Series in Evidence & Experience in Psychiatry Series, #10
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Review Contributors

Preface

Classification, Diagnosis and Boundaries of Bipolar Disorders (Hagop S. Akiskal)

Prognosis of Bipolar Disorder (Andeas Marneros and Peter Brieger)

Pharmacological Treatment of Bipolar Disorder (Charles L. Bowden)

Psychosocial Intervention for Bipolar Disorder (Mark S. Bauer)

Effects of Gender and Age on Phenomenology and Management of Bipolar Disorder (Kenneth L. Shulman, Ayal Schaffer, Anthony Levitt and Nathan Harramann)

The Economic and Social Burden of Bipolar Disorder (Joseph F. Goldberg and Carrie L. Ernst)

Index

Acknowledgements

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