Essentials of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
This new edition of the Essential of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences reflects the significant revisions in the 5th edition of The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Published in 2008. Like its Predecessor, this volume distills the critical information presented in exhaustive detail in the Textbook to create an accessible, comprehensible, and portable resource for frontline clinicians and psychiatry and neurology residents preparing for the formidable American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certification examination.
Abridged, yet undiminished in its utility, the book functions as a subspecialty reference that details assessment techniques and the full range of treatment options for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. A concise opening chapter on Fundamentals of Cellular Neurobiology provides the reader with the scientific framework necessary to understand fully and contextualize the chapters on specific disorders and treatments that follow.
Essentials of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences is an efficient yet comprehensive learning tool for booth the basics and the advanced techniques on the leading edge of this swiftly expanding field.
|Publisher:||American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.50(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Stuart C. Yudofsky, M.D., is D.C. and Irene Ellwood Professor and Chairman, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Baylor College of Medicine; Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas.
Robert E. Hales, M.D., M.B.A., is Joe P. Tupin Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California--Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento, California; Medical Director, Sacramento County Mental Health Services in Sacramento, California; and Editor-in-Chief, American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Table of Contents
Disclosure of Interests xii
1 Fundamentals of Cellular Neurobiology A. Kimberley McAllister W. Martin Usrey Stephen C. Noctor Stephen Rayport 1
2 The Neuropsychological Evaluation Diane B. Howieson Muriel D. Lezak 29
3 Clinical and Functional Imaging in Neuropsychiatry Robin A. Hurley Ronald E. Fisher Katherine H. Taber 55
4 Epidemiological and Genetic Aspects of Neuropsychiatric Disorders Dolores Malaspina Cheryl Corcoran Scott Schobel Steven P. Hamilton 95
5 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Delirium Paula T. Trzepacz David J. Meagher 149
6 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Traumatic Brain Injury Jonathan M. Silver Robert E. Hales Stuart C. Yudofsky 223
7 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Seizure Disorders H. Florence Kim Frank Y. Chen Stuart C. Yudofsky Robert E. Hales Gary J. Tucker 275
8 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Cerebrovascular Disorders Robert G. Robinson Sergio E. Starkstein 299
9 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Brain Tumors Trevor R. P. Price Kenneth L. Goetz Mark R. Lovell 323
10 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection of the Central Nervous System Francisco Fernandez Brian Giunta Jun Tan 349
11 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Ethanol and Other Chemical Dependencies Eric J. Nestler David W. Self 369
12 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Dementias Associated With Motor Dysfunction Alan J. Lerner David Riley 387
13 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementing Illnesses Liana G. Apostolova Jeffrey L. Cummings 409
14 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Schizophrenia Carol A. Tamminga Mujeeb U. Shad Suhroto Ghose 433
15 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Mood Disorders Paul E. Holtzheimer Helen S. Mayberg 461
16 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Anxiety Disorders Dan J. Stein Scott L. Ranch 479
17 Psychopharmacological Treatments for Patients With Neuropsychiatric Disorders Paul E. Holtzheimer Mark Snowden Peter P. Roy-Byrne 495
18 Cognitive Rehabilitation and Behavior Therapy for Patients With Neuropsychiatric Disorders Michael D. Franzen Mark R. Lovell 531
Appendix: Reproduction of Color Figures 603