Examination Notes in Psychiatry 4th Edition / Edition 4 available in Paperback
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- Taylor & Francis
Over the last 20 years, Examination Notes in Psychiatry has become one of the leading texts for trainee psychiatrists. The 4th edition maintains the core of valuable information that is required by any would-be psychiatrist, but has been completely revised and updated. Assessment and diagnosis form the foundation to each section, but are now enhanced by the inclusion of treatment algorithms and evidence based medicine. Changes to the nomenclature have been made to reflect current practice. The fully revised reading lists lead the reader to the latest papers and publications, and a glossary of relevant websites will provide even further resources - whether during the revision process, or for the professional requiring a rapid reference between consultations.The sheer volume of essential information, provided in a structured, focused format, makes Examination Notes in Psychiatry 4e essential reading for trainees, psychiatrists, and mental health professionals alike.
About the Author
Peter Buckley - Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia, USADel Prewette - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow, Palmetto Health/University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina, USAJonathan Bird - Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, The Burden Centre for Neuropsychiatry, and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Division of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UKGlynn Harrison - Norah Cooke Hurle Professor of Mental Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Table of Contents
1 Research methodology and statistics 2 Descriptive psychopathology 3 Schizophrenia 4 Affective disorders 5 Neurotic disorders 6 Personality: development and disorders 7 Eating disorders 8 Human sexuality 9 Alcohol dependence 10 Drug dependence and gambling 11 Suicide and non-fatal deliberate self-harm 12 Uncommon psychiatric syndromes 13 Organic psychiatry 14 Psychiatric aspects of epilepsy and sleep disorders 15 EEG and brain imaging in psychiatry 16 Psychophysiological, somatoform, dissociative, and related disorders 17 Psychogeriatrics 18 Forensic psychiatry 19 Child psychiatry 20 Mental retardation 21 Drug therapy 22 Physical treatments 23 Psychotherapy 24 Community-orientated psychiatry 25 Specific psychiatric problems of women 26 Transcultural psychiatry 27 Psychiatry and the Internet