Study Guide to the American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine

Study Guide to the American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine

by James A. Bourgeois, Robert E. Hales, Narriman C. Shahrokh
     
 

ISBN-10: 1585622354

ISBN-13: 9781585622351

Pub. Date: 04/28/2005

Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated

Study Guide to The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the Textbook.

The Study Guide is made up of 234 questions divided into 40 individual quizzes of 5-10 questions each that correspond to

Overview

Study Guide to The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the Textbook.

The Study Guide is made up of 234 questions divided into 40 individual quizzes of 5-10 questions each that correspond to chapters in The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine. Questions are followed by an Answer Guide that references relevant text (including the page number) in the Textbook to allow quick access to needed information. Each answer is accompanied by a discussion that addresses not only the correct response but also explains why other responses are not correct.

The Study Guide's companion, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine, edited by James L. Levenson, M.D., covers all the major topics in psychosomatic medicine, including general principles in evaluation and management, psychiatric symptoms and disorders in the medically ill, issues within each medical specialty and subspecialty, and psychiatric treatments in the medically ill. Meticulously researched, clearly written, and designed for ease of use, the comprehensive and scholarly Textbook brings together the body of knowledge and skills that defines the subspecialty of Psychosomatic Medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585622351
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Psychiatric assessment and consultation. Neuropsychological and psychological evaluation. Legal issues. Ethical issues. Psychological responses to illness. Delirium. Dementia. Aggression and violence. Depression. Suicidality. Mania, catatonia, and psychosis. Anxiety disorders. Somatization and somatoform disorders. Deception syndromes: factitious disorders and malingering. Eating disorders. Sleep disorders. Sexual disorders. Substance-related disorders. Heart disease. Lung disease. Gastrointestinal disorders. Renal disease. Endocrine and metabolic disorders. Oncology. Rheumatology. Chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia syndromes. Infectious diseases. HIV/AIDS. Dermatology. Surgery. Organ transplantation. Neurology and neurosurgery. Obstetrics and gynecology. Pediatrics. Physical medicine and rehabilitation. Pain. Psychopharmacology. Psychosocial treatments. Electroconvulsive therapy. Palliative care. Answer Guide.

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