Pharmacological Management of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders / Edition 1

Pharmacological Management of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders / Edition 1

by Sam Enna, Joe Coyle, Joe Coyle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070217645

ISBN-13: 9780070217645

Pub. Date: 06/26/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

A practical, user-friendly guide for the diagnosis, management, and treatment of neurologic and psychiatric disorders. An introductory chapter covers basic neuroscience and pharmacology as they pertain to the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system disorders. Subsequent chapters cover the full spectrum of major psychiatric and neurological conditions…  See more details below

Overview

A practical, user-friendly guide for the diagnosis, management, and treatment of neurologic and psychiatric disorders. An introductory chapter covers basic neuroscience and pharmacology as they pertain to the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system disorders. Subsequent chapters cover the full spectrum of major psychiatric and neurological conditions including schizophrenia, ADD and developmental disorders, obsessive-compulsive behavior, disorders of sleep, neuromuscular disorders, delirium and dementia, and much more. Chapter organization for each condition features a clinical description (presenting symptoms), diagnostic criteria (pathophsiology), pharmacotherapeutics, and recommended management and treatment regimens.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070217645
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/26/1998
Pages:
594
Product dimensions:
7.63(w) x 9.62(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
1Overview of Neuropsychopharmacology1
2Schizophrenia27
3Anxiety Disorders53
4Affective Disorders95
5Attention Deficit and Developmental Disorders137
6Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome177
7Sleep Disorders213
8Addiction and Substance Abuse237
9Dementia and Delirium267
10Neuromuscular Disorders317
11Extrapyramidal Disorders351
12Multiple Sclerosis377
13Pain429
14Epilepsy459
15Stroke505
16Headache525
Index569

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