Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America

Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America

by Ricardo Jorge
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0323287182

ISBN-13: 9780323287180

Pub. Date: 03/03/2014

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

It is widely recognized that neuropsychiatric disturbances contribute substantially to disability among persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI). This issue of Psychiatric Clinics addresses the most common and the most clinically challenging neuropsychiatric sequelae of TBI. The overarching aim of this publication is to provide clinicians with information about

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It is widely recognized that neuropsychiatric disturbances contribute substantially to disability among persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI). This issue of Psychiatric Clinics addresses the most common and the most clinically challenging neuropsychiatric sequelae of TBI. The overarching aim of this publication is to provide clinicians with information about the clinical characteristics, diagnostic assessment, neurobiology and treatment of these conditions that will be useful in their work with individuals and families affected by TBI. Topics include: Posttraumatic Encephalopathy; Cognitive Disorders after TBI; Emotional and Behavioral Dyscontrol after TBI; Mood Disorders following TBI; Apathy following TBI; Psychotic Disorders following TBI; Sleep and Fatigue following TBI; TBI and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; Neuropsychiatry of Persistent Post-concussive Symptoms; Psychiatric Disorders following Pediatric TBI.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323287180
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/03/2014
Series:
The Clinics: Internal Medicine
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

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