Study Guide to Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
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Study Guide to Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences : A Companion to The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Fifth Edition

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Study Guide to Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the corresponding textbook. The Study Guide is made up of 246 questions divided into individual quizzes of 5-10 questions each that correspond to chapters in The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Fifth Edition. 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 fifth edition of The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, expanded its focus on the neurosciences to encompass the great strides that have been made in the basic and clinical sciences. First published as the only multiauthored, comprehensive textbook in the field, the Textbook has been updated to reflect the explosive growth in the neurosciences-structural and functional brain imaging, electrophysiology and electrodiagnosis, cell and molecular biology, genetics, and neuropsychopharmacology-increasing the already impressive clinical utility and practicality of this seminal work. The contributors-all recognized experts-cover basic principles of neuropsychiatry, assessment, symptomatologies, specific disorders, treatments, and special topics such as ethical/legal and educational/certification issues.show more

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  • Paperback | 202 pages
  • 210.82 x 276.86 x 15.24mm | 589.67g
  • American Psychiatric Association Publishing
  • VA, United States
  • English
  • 2nd Study Guide ed.
  • 1585623032
  • 9781585623037
  • 1,245,607

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Study Guide to Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the corresponding textbook. The Study Guide is made up of 246 questions divided into individual quizzes of 5-10 questions each that correspond to chapters in The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Fifth Edition. 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 fifth edition of The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, expanded its focus on the neurosciences to encompass the great strides that have been made in the basic and clinical sciences. First published as the only multiauthored, comprehensive textbook in the field, the Textbook has been updated to reflect the explosive growth in the neurosciences-structural and functional brain imaging, electrophysiology and electrodiagnosis, cell and molecular biology, genetics, and neuropsychopharmacology-increasing the already impressive clinical utility and practicality of this seminal work. The contributors-all recognized experts-cover basic principles of neuropsychiatry, assessment, symptomatologies, specific disorders, treatments, and special topics such as ethical/legal and educational/certification issues.show more

About Robert E. Hales

Robert E. Hales, M.D., M.B.A., is the Joe P. Tupin Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., and Medical Director of the Sacramento County Mental Health Service in Sacramento, California.James A. Bourgeois, O.D., M.D., is Alan Stoudemire Professor of Psychosomatic Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California.Narriman C. Shahrokh is Chief Administrative Officer in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine in Sacramento, California.show more

Table of contents

Questions. Cellular and molecular biology of the neuron. Functional neuroanatomy: neuropsychological correlates of cortical and subcortical damage. Nervous, endocrine, and immune system interactions in psychiatry. Bedside neuropsychiatry: eliciting the clinical phenomena of neuropsychiatric illness. Electrodiagnostic techniques in neuropsychiatry. The neuropsychological evaluation. Clinical and functional imaging in neuropsychiatry. Epidemiological and genetic aspects of neuropsychiatric disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of pain management. Neuropsychiatric aspects of disorders of attention. Neuropsychiatric aspects of delirium. Neuropsychiatric aspects of aphasia and related disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of aggression and impulse-control disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of memory and amnesia. Neuropsychiatric aspects of traumatic brain injury. Neuropsychiatric aspects of seizure disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of sleep and sleep disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of cerebrovascular disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of brain tumors. Neuropsychiatric aspects of human immunodeficiency virus infection of the central nervous system. Neuropsychiatric aspects of endocrine disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of poisons and toxins. Neuropsychiatric aspects of ethanol and other chemical dependencies. Neuropsychiatric aspects of dementias associated with motor dysfunction. Neuropsychiatric aspects of Alzheimer's disease and other dementing illnesses. Neuropsychiatric aspects of schizophrenia. Neuropsychiatric aspects of mood disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of anxiety disorders. Neuropsychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence. Intracellular and intercellular principles of pharmacotherapy for neuropsychiatric disorders. Psychopharmacological treatments for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Psychotherapy for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Cognitive rehabilitation and behavior therapy for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Answer Guide. Cellular and molecular biology of the neuron. Functional neuroanatomy: neuropsychological correlates of cortical and subcortical damage. Nervous, endocrine, and immune system interactions in psychiatry. Bedside neuropsychiatry: eliciting the clinical phenomena of neuropsychiatric illness. Electrodiagnostic techniques in neuropsychiatry. The neuropsychological evaluation. Clinical and functional imaging in neuropsychiatry. Epidemiological and genetic aspects of neuropsychiatric disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of pain management. Neuropsychiatric aspects of disorders of attention. Neuropsychiatric aspects of delirium. Neuropsychiatric aspects of aphasia and related disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of aggression and impulse-control disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of memory and amnesia. Neuropsychiatric aspects of traumatic brain injury. Neuropsychiatric aspects of seizure disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of sleep and sleep disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of cerebrovascular disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of brain tumors. Neuropsychiatric aspects of human immunodeficiency virus infection of the central nervous system. Neuropsychiatric aspects of endocrine disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of poisons and toxins. Neuropsychiatric aspects of ethanol and other chemical dependencies. Neuropsychiatric aspects of dementias associated with motor dysfunction. Neuropsychiatric aspects of Alzheimer's disease and other dementing illnesses. Neuropsychiatric aspects of schizophrenia. Neuropsychiatric aspects of mood disorders. Neuropsychiatric aspects of anxiety disorders. Neuropsychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence. Intracellular and intercellular principles of pharmacotherapy for neuropsychiatric disorders. Psychopharmacological treatments for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Psychotherapy for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Cognitive rehabilitation and behavior therapy for patients with neuropsychiatric disorders.show more