Psychiatry (House Officer Series 7th edition)

Psychiatry (House Officer Series 7th edition)

By: David A. Tomb (author)Paperback

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Thoroughly updated for its Seventh Edition, this House Officer Series volume will remain a best-seller among medical students in psychiatry clerkships, psychiatric residents, other mental health professionals, and primary care physicians. This succinctly written pocket-sized textbook provides the key information readers need to succeed in rounds and pass board exams. Chapters provide complete, up-to-the-minute coverage of all major disorders, psychotherapies, and biological therapies. Diagnostic discussions are aligned with DSM-IV-TR and treatment recommendations are given in stepwise fashion. This edition describes several new disorders, provides greater coverage of psychotherapies, offers up-to-date information on psychopharmacology, and includes contemporary neuroscience and molecular genetics.


Chapter 1 Psychiatric Classification Chapter 2 Assessment Chapter 3 Psychotic Disorders Chapter 4 Mood Disorders Chapter 5 Delirium and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders Chapter 6 Dementia Chapter 7 Suicidal and Assaultive Behaviors Chapter 8 Anxiety Disorders Chapter 9 Dissociative Disorders Chapter 10 Grief and the Dying Patient Chapter 11 Conditions which Mimic Physical Disease Chapter 12 Psychosomatic Disorders Chapter 13 Psychiatric Symptoms of Nonpsychiatric Medication Chapter 14 Psychiatric Presentations of Medical Disease Chapter 15 Psychiatric Presentations of Neurological Disease Chapter 16 Psychiatry of Alcohol Chapter 17 Psychiatry of Drug Abuse Chapter 18 Psychosexual Disorders Chapter 19 Sleep Disturbances Chapter 20 Personality Disorders Chapter 21 Mental Retardation Chapter 22 The Psychotherapies Chapter 23 Biological Therapy Chapter 24 The Elderly Patient Chapter 25 Legal Issues Chapter 26 Impulse-Control Disorders Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780781774529
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780781774529
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 0781774527
  • edition: 7th edition

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