Pediatric Psychopharmacology in the 21st Century, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics

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Pediatric and Adolescent Psychopharmacology is reviewed in this issue of Pediatric Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Dilip Patel, Donald Greydanus, and Cynthia Feucht. Authorities in the field have come together to pen articles on Therapy in the Age of Pharmacology: Point-Counterpoint, Principles of Pharmacology and Neurotransmission, Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pediatric Mental Health, Psychopharmacology of Anxiety Disorders, Psychopharmacologic Control of Aggression and Violence, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Psychopharmacology of Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa, Psychopharmacology of Obesity, Psychopharmacology of Depression, Psychopharmacology of Pediatric Bipolar Disorders, Cognitive-Adaptive Disabilities, Psychopharmacology of Schizophrenia, Management of Psychotic States Induced by Medical Conditions, Substance Use and Abuse, Psychopharmacology of Tic Disorders, and Pharmacology of Sleep Disorders.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455704828
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 3/16/2011
  • Series: The Clinics: Internal Medicine
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 314
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Pediatric and Adolescent Psychopharmacology: The Past, the Present, and the Future Donald E. Greydanus Dilip R. Patel Cynthia Feucht xv

Point-Counter-Point: Psychotherapy in the Age of Pharmacology Helen D. Pratt 1

Principles of Pharmacology Cynthia Feucht Dilip R. Patel 11

Basic Concepts of Neurotransmission Dilip R. Patel Cynthia Feucht 21

Herbal Medicines in Pediatric Neuropsychiatry Cynthia Feucht Dilip R. Patel 33

Pharmacotherapy for Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents Ian Kodish Carol Rockhill Sheryl Ryan Chris Varley 55

Psychopharmacologic Control of Aggression and Violence in Children and Adolescents Joseph L Calles Jr 73

Psychopharmacology of Autistic Spectrum Disorders in Children and Adolescents Ahsan Nazeer 85

Pharmacotherapy for Child and Adolescent Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Gabriel Kaplan Jeffrey H. Newcorn 99

Psychopharmacology of Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents Neville H. Golden Evelyn Attia 121

Pharmacotherapy for Obese Adolescents Donald E. Greydanus Lee A. Bricker Cynthia Feucht 139

Psychopharmacology of Depression in Children and Adolescents Susan M. Smiga Glen R. Elliott 155

Psychopharmacology of Pediatric Bipolar Disorders in Children and Adolescents Tiffany Thomas Libbie Stansifer Robert L. Findling 173

Cognitive-Adaptive Disabilities Joseph L. Calles Jr 189

Psychopharmacology of Schizophrenia in Children and Adolescents L. Lee Carlisle Jon McClellan 205

Management of Nonpsychiatric Medical Conditions Presenting with Psychiatric Manifestations Manmohan K. Kamboj Ruqiya Shama Tareen 219

Pharmacotherapy for Substance Abuse Disorders in Adolescence Gabriel Kaplan Iliyan Ivanov 243

Psychopharmacology of Tic Disorders in Children and Adolescents Madeline A. Chadehumbe Donald E. Greydanus Cynthia Feucht Dilip R. Patel 259

Pharmacology of Sleep Disorders in Children and Adolescents Bantu Chhangani Donald E. Greydanus Dilip R. Patel Cynthia Feucht 273

Index 293

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