Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Psychiatry / Edition 1

Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Psychiatry / Edition 1

by Michael H. Ebert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838514626

ISBN-13: 9780838514627

Pub. Date: 03/01/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The most accessible, integrated source of clinical psychiatric information--completely updated!

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Psychiatry, Second Edition is the ultimate reference for quickly answering day-to-day questions on psychiatric illness in both adults and children. Comprehensive in scope, yet streamlined in its coverage, this time-saving

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The most accessible, integrated source of clinical psychiatric information--completely updated!

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Psychiatry, Second Edition is the ultimate reference for quickly answering day-to-day questions on psychiatric illness in both adults and children. Comprehensive in scope, yet streamlined in its coverage, this time-saving clinical companion reviews essential psychopharmacologic and psychotherapeutic approaches to the full range of psychiatric disorders.

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  • The most effective interviewing techniques and approaches
  • Important evaluation, testing, and decision-making tools and criteria
  • Ready-to-use information on psychiatry and the law, psychological testing, emergency psychiatry, evaluating infants, and more
  • Authoritative coverage of developmental psychology, neuropsychopharmacology, psychiatric genetics, psychoanalysis, and other related areas
  • Helpful section on the principles of evaluating and diagnosing patients, as well as treatment strategies
  • Core sections on adult disorders and pediatric psychiatric problems
  • NEW! Critical updates to key diagnostic, psychopharmacologic, and psychotherapeutic modalities
  • NEW! Section on psychiatric practice in special settings

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  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780838514627
    Publisher:
    McGraw-Hill Companies, The
    Publication date:
    03/01/2000
    Series:
    Lange Medical Bks.
    Edition description:
    Older Edition
    Pages:
    640
    Product dimensions:
    7.15(w) x 9.93(h) x 0.95(d)

    Table of Contents


    Section I. Psychiatric Principles and Practice1
    Clinical Decision Making in Psychiatry, Barry Nurcombe
    2 Psychiatric Epidemiology, Dan G. Blazer
    3 Psychiatric Genetics, John I. Nurnberger, Jr. and Wade Berrettini
    4 The Psychiatric Interview, Barry Nurcombe and Michael H. Ebert
    5 Diagnostic Encounter for Children and Adolescents, Barry Nurcombe
    6 Psychological and Neurological Assessment, James S. Walker, Howarrd B. Roback, and Larry Welch
    7 Diagnostic Evaluation for Children and Adolescents, Barry Nurcombe and Michael G. Tramontana
    8 Developmental Psychology, Kenneth A. Dodge
    9 Psychopharmacologic Interventions, Richard C. Shelton
    10 Behavioral and Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions, Travis Thompson and Steven D. Hollon
    11 Psychodynamic and Social Interventions, James I. Nash and James W. Lomax
    12 Diagnostic Formulation, Treatment Planning, and Modes of Treatment in Children and Adolescents, Barry Nurcombe
    13 Preventive Psychiatry,Barry Nurcombe
    Section II. Psychiatric Disorders in Adults
    14 Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic Syndromes, Joseph A. Kwentus and Howard Kirshner
    15 Substance-Related Disorders, Peter R. Martin
    16 Schizophrenia, Herbert Y. Meltzer, William V. Bobo, Stephan H. Heckers, and S. Hossein Fatemi
    17 Other Psychotic Disorders, Richard C. Shelton
    18 Mood Disorders, Peter T. Loosen and Richard C. Shelton
    19 Anxiety Disorders, Richard C. Shelton
    20 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder, Douglas C. Johnson, John H. Krystal, and Steven M. Southwick
    21 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, William A. Hewlett
    22 Somatoform Disorders, Charles V. FordCharles V. Ford
    24 Dissociative Disorders, Barry Nurcombe
    25 Sexual Dysfunction and Paraphilias, Richard Balon and R. Taylor Segraves
    26 Eating Disorders, Harry E. Gwirtsman, James E. Mitchell, and Michael H. Ebert
    27 Sleep Disorders, Camellia P. Clark, Polly J. Moore, and J. Christian Gillin
    28 Impulse-Control Disorders, John W. Thompson, Jr. and Daniel K. Winstead
    29 Adjustment Disorders, Ronald M. Salomon and Lucy Salomon
    30 Personality Disorders, David Janowsky
    Section III. Psychiatric Disorders in Children and Adolescents
    31 Intellectual Disability, Ludwik S. Szymanski, Sandra L. Friedman, and Elizabeth L. Leonard
    32 Learning Disorders, Michael G. Tramontana
    33 Motor Skills Disorder and Communication Disorders, Michael G. Tramontana and Barry Nurcombe
    34 Autism and the Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Fred R. Volker
    35 Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Thomas Spencer
    36 Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder, Barry Nurcombe
    37 Substance-Related Disorders in Adolescents, Yifrah Kaminer and Deborah R. Simkin
    38 Depressive Disorders in Children and Adolescents, David A. Brent
    39 Pediatric Bipolar Disorder, David A. Brent and Lisa Pan
    40 Suicidal Behaviorand Children and Adolescents, Robert A. King
    41 Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents, Barry Nurcombe
    42 Child Maltreatment, William Bernet
    43 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Adolescents following a Single-Event Trauma, Brett McDermott
    44 Tourette Disorder and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Children and Adolescents, Michael H. Bloch and James F. Leckman
    45 Developmental Disorders of Att Barry Nurcombe
    46 Gender Identity Disorder, William Bernet
    47 Psychological Reactions to Acute and Chronic Systemic Illness in Pediatric Patients, Barry Nurcombe
    Section IV. Psychiatry in Special Settings
    48 Emergency Psychiatry, Michael J. Sernyak, Jr. and Robert M. Rohrbaugh
    49 Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Catherine Chiles and Thomas N. Wise
    50 Forensic Psychiatry, William Bernet
    Index

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