First Aid for the Psychiatry Boards / Edition 1

First Aid for the Psychiatry Boards / Edition 1

by Amin Azzam, Jason Yanofski, Tao Le
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071499865

ISBN-13: 9780071499866

Pub. Date: 03/12/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The Insider's Guide to Acing the Psychiatry Boards Written by Physicians Who Passed!

Apply the proven First Aid formula for Psychiatry Board success!

"A classic review in virtually every sense, this book consists of brief chapters packed with vital psychiatric and neurological information targeting the clinical knowledge criteria outlined by the American Board

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The Insider's Guide to Acing the Psychiatry Boards Written by Physicians Who Passed!

Apply the proven First Aid formula for Psychiatry Board success!

"A classic review in virtually every sense, this book consists of brief chapters packed with vital psychiatric and neurological information targeting the clinical knowledge criteria outlined by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) for their board-certification examination. Using abbreviated and high yield chapters, this book presents the most up-to-date and useful information on psychiatric and neurologic concepts related to the ABPN examination. 3 Stars."—Doody's Review Service

First Aid for the Psychiatry Boards is an “insider's guide” to passing the Psychiatry Boards, in-training exams, and recertification. Based on feedback from recent test-takers, this review offers high-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids — along with mini-cases for oral board success.The content is written by recent test-takers so you know you are studying the most current and relevant material possible. Now you can get real answers to real board questions!

Features:

  • Hundreds of high-yield facts, mnemonics, clinical images, and summary tables help you ace the boards and in-service exams
  • Covers must-know psychiatry and neurology topics in one complete volume
  • Written by recent, successful test-takers and reviewed by top faculty so you know you're studying the most relevant, up-to-date material possible
  • Integrated mini-cases review frequently tested scenarios and classic patient presentations
  • Great for in-service and board exams and the perfect refresher before recertification

Insider Coverage of All the Must-Know Topics:

Guide to the ABPN Examination,
Psychiatry Topics
Disorders of Childhood Onset,
Unipolar Depressive Disorders,
Bipolar Disorder,
Primary Psychotic Disorders,
Substance Abuse and Dependence,
Anxiety Disorders,
Personality Disorders,
Eating Disorders,
Somatoform Disorders,
Sleep and Sleep Disorders,
Delirium and Dementia,
Sexuality and Sexual Disorders,
Neurology Topics
Neuroanatomy and Clinical Correlates,
Stroke and Critical Care,
Neurochemistry and Neuropharmacology,
Neuroimmunology,
Neurodegenerative Disorders,
Headache and Pain,
Neuro-oncology,
Neuro-ophthalomology and Neuro-otology,
Neurological Infections,
Neuromuscular Disease,
Pediatric Neurology and Neurogenetics,
Seizures and Epilepsy

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071499866
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
03/12/2010
Series:
FIRST AID Specialty Boards Series
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
1,223,430
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contributing Authors

Reviwers

Preface

Acknowledgments

How to Contribute

1. Guide to the ABPN Examination

SECTION I: PSYCHIATRY TOPICS

2. Disorders of Childhood Onset

3. Unipolar Depressive Disorders

4. Bipolar Disorder

5. Primary Psychotic Disorders

6. Substance Abuse and Dependence

7. Anxiety Disorders

8. Personalty Disorders

9. Eating Disorders

10. Somatoform Disorders

11. Sleep and Sleep Disorders

12. Delirium and Dementia

13. Sexuality and Sexual Disorders

SECTION II: NEUROLOGY TOPICS

14. Neuroanatomy and Clinical Correlates

15. Stroke and Critical Care

16. Neurochemistry and Neuropharmacology

17. Neuroimmunology

18. Neurodegenerative Disorders

19. Headache and Pain

20. Neuro-oncology

21. Neuro-ophthalmology and Neuro-otology

22. Neurological Infections

23. Neuromuscular Disease

24. Pediatric Neurology and Neurogenetics

25. Seizures and Epilepsy

Color Plates

Index

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