Kaplan and Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry

Kaplan and Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry

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This concise textbook is ideal for any student or health care professional who needs an authoritative, readable, affordable text that is sharply focused on clinical psychiatry. It contains the most relevant clinical material from the best-sellingKaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry, Tenth Editionand includes updated information on recently introduced psychiatric drugs. The book is DSM-IV-TR compatible and replete with case studies and tables, including DSM-IV-TR tables.


Chapters offer step-by-step guidance on the clinical examination, the psychiatric report, medical assessment of the psychiatric patient, laboratory tests, and signs and symptoms. The major portion of the book covers all psychiatric and substance-related disorders, with special chapters on children, adolescents, and the elderly. Also included are chapters on emergency psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, ethics, and palliative and end-of-life care.
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  • Paperback | 752 pages
  • 203 x 254 x 27.69mm | 1,270g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 40
  • 0781787467
  • 9780781787468
  • 199,891

Table of contents

Psychiatric History and Mental Status
Examination


Physical Illness and Psychiatric
Disorder


Laboratory Tests in Psychiatry


Signs and Symptoms in Psychiatry


Classification in Psychiatry


Psychiatric Rating Scales


Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders and Mental Disorders Due to a General Medical Condition


Neuropsychiatric Aspects of HIV Infection and AIDS


Substance-Related Disorders


Schizophrenia


Other Psychotic Disorders


Mood Disorders


Anxiety Disorders


Somatoform Disorders


Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


Factitious Disorders


Dissociative Disorders


Human Sexuality


Gender Identity Disorder


Eating Disorders


Normal Sleep and Sleep Disorders


Impulse-Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified


Adjustment Disorders


Personality Disorders


Psychosomatic Medicine


Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry


Psychiatry and Reproductive Medicine


Relational Problems


Problems Related to Abuse and Neglect


Additional Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention


Emergency Psychiatric Medicine


Psychotherapies


Biological Therapies


Child Psychiatry: Assessment, Examination, and Psychological Testing


Mental Retardation


Learning Disorders


Motor Skills Disorder: Developmental Coordination Disorders


Communication Disorders


Pervasive Developmental Disorders


Attention-Deficit Disorders


Disruptive Behavior Disorders


Feeding and Eating Disorders of Infancy or Early Childhood


Tic Disorders


Elimination Disorders


Other Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence


Mood Disorders and Suicide in Children and Adolescents


Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents


Early-Onset Schizophrenia


Adolescent Substance Abuse


Child Psychiatry: Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention


Psychiatric Treatment of Children and Adolescents


Special Areas of Interest


Geriatric Psychiatry


Palliative Care and Pain Management


Euthanasia and Physician Assisted Suicide


Clinical-Legal Issues in Psychiatry


Ethics in Psychiatry


Index
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