Managing Metabolic Abnormalities in the Psychiatrically Ill: A Clinical Guide for Psychiatrists

Managing Metabolic Abnormalities in the Psychiatrically Ill: A Clinical Guide for Psychiatrists

by Paul E. Keck
     
 

Managing Metabolic Abnormalities in the Psychiatrically Ill is the first book to provide a current review of the relationships among psychiatric illnesses, metabolic abnormalities, and treatment, focusing on how clinicians can tailor care to those doubly-afflicted patients.

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Overview

Managing Metabolic Abnormalities in the Psychiatrically Ill is the first book to provide a current review of the relationships among psychiatric illnesses, metabolic abnormalities, and treatment, focusing on how clinicians can tailor care to those doubly-afflicted patients.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585622412
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
326
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contributors. Preface. Diabetes: an overview. The metabolic syndrome. Severe mental illness and obesity. Severe mental illness and diabetes mellitus. Cardiovascular disease. Antipsychotic-associated weight gain: a synthesis and clinical recommendations. Glucose metabolism: effects of atypical antipsychotics. Serum lipids: effects of antipsychotics. Metabolic risk assessment, monitoring, and interventions: translating what we have learned into practice. Index.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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