Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry / Edition 1

Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry / Edition 1

by Harold I. Kaplan
     
 

The two names virtually synonymous with current psychiatry have created this resource, which is an edited version of the clinical portion of the Synopsis of Psychiatry, Seventh Edition. Completely DSM-IV current, this volume provides all the clinical psychiatry information the student needs throughout four years of medical school. This valuable textbook also brings… See more details below

Overview

The two names virtually synonymous with current psychiatry have created this resource, which is an edited version of the clinical portion of the Synopsis of Psychiatry, Seventh Edition. Completely DSM-IV current, this volume provides all the clinical psychiatry information the student needs throughout four years of medical school. This valuable textbook also brings students up to date with new information on child and adolescent psychiatry, biological therapies, and the future of psychiatry in the managed care environment. Full color illustrations of all major psychotropic drugs are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683300093
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
669
Product dimensions:
7.53(w) x 10.48(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Clinical Examination of the Psychiatric Patient1
2Typical Signs and Symptoms of Psychiatric Illness Defined23
3Classification in Psychiatry and Psychiatric Rating Scales29
4Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders and Mental Disorders Due to a General Medical Condition45
5Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)69
6Substance-Related Disorders75
7Schizophrenia121
8Other Psychotic Disorders139
9Mood Disorders159
10Anxiety Disorders189
11Somatoform Disorders219
12Factitious Disorders231
13Dissociative Disorders235
14Human Sexuality243
15Gender Identity Disorders267
16Eating Disorders273
17Normal Sleep and Sleep Disorders279
18Impulse-Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified291
19Adjustment Disorders299
20Personality Disorders303
21Psychological Factors Affecting Mental Condition (Psychosomatic Disorders)323
22Relational Problems345
23Problems Related to Abuse or Neglect347
24Additional Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention355
25Psychiatric Emergencies361
26Psychotherapies375
27Biological Therapies399
28Child Psychiatry: Assessment, Examination, and Psychological Testing475
29Mental Retardation481
30Learning Disorders495
31Motor Skills Disorder: Developmental Coordination Disorder501
32Communication Disorders503
33Pervasive Developmental Disorders511
34Attention-Deficit Disorders519
35Disruptive Behavior Disorders525
36Feeding and Eating Disorders of Infancy or Early Childhood531
37Tic Disorders535
38Elimination Disorders541
39Other Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence545
40Mood Disorders and Suicide in Children and Adolescents555
41Schizophrenia With Childhood Onset563
42Child Psychiatry: Additional Conditions that May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention567
43Psychiatric Treatment of Children and Adolescents571
44Geriatric Psychiatry589
45Forensic Psychiatry601
Index613

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