Kaplan and Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatry

Kaplan and Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatry

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Thoroughly updated for its Fifth Edition,Kaplan and Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatryremains a staple for medical students on psychiatric rotations, psychiatric residents, practitioners, and mental health professionals. In an easy-to-scan outline format, this popular quick-reference handbook summarizes the etiology, epidemiology, clinical characteristics, diagnosis, and treatment of all psychiatric disorders in adults and children. Psychopharmacologic principles and prescribing methods are briefly described.


The book is replete with DSM-IV-TR and other tables and includes boxed, highlighted Clinical Hints. Each chapter ends with specific page and chapter references toKaplan and Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, Ninth Edition.
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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 127 x 203 x 33.02mm | 612g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • w. figs.
  • 1605472646
  • 9781605472645
  • 98,092

Table of contents

1: Classification in Psychiatry


2: Psychiatric History and Mental Status


3: Psychiatric Report and Medical Record


4: Psychiatric Rating Scales


5: Laboratory Tests in Psychiatry


6: Brain Imaging in Psychiatry


7: Delirium and Dementia


8: Amnestic Disorders


9: Mental Disorders Due to a Medical Condition


10: Neuropsychiatric Aspects of HIV and AIDS


11: Alcohol, Opioids, and Other Substance-Related Illnesses


12: Schizophrenia


13: Schizophreniform, Schizoaffective, Delusional, and Other Psychotic Disorders


14: Mood Disorders


15: Anxiety Disorders


16: Somatoform Disorders, Factitious Disorders, and Malingering


17: Dissociative Disorders


18: Sexual Dysfunctions, Paraphilias, and Gender Identity Disorders


19: Eating Disorders


20: Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome


21: Sleep Disorders


22: Impulse Control Disorders


23: Psychosomatic Disorders


24: Personality Disorders


25: Suicide, Violence, and Other Psychiatric Emergencies


26: Infant, Child, and Adolescent Disorders


27: Geriatric Psychiatry


28: End of Life and Palliative Care


29: Psychotherapy


30: Psychopharmacology and Other Biological Therapies


31: Medication-Induced Movement Disorders


32: Forensic and Ethical Issues in Psychiatry
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