Massachusetts General Hospital Comprehensive Clinical Psychiatry E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Feb 13, 2015 - Medical - 1040 pages
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The Massachusetts General Hospital is widely respected as one of the world's premier psychiatric institutions. Now, preeminent authorities from MGH present a reference that is carefully designed to simplify your access to the current clinical knowledge you need. A remarkably user-friendly organization - with abundant boxed summaries, bullet points, case histories, and algorithms - speeds you to the answers you need. In short, this brand-new reference delivers all the authoritative answers you need to overcome any clinical challenge, in a format that's easier to consult than any other source!
  • Peerless, hands-on advice from members of the esteemed MGH Department of Psychiatry helps you put today's best approaches to work for your patients.
  • The book's highly templated format - with abundant boxed overviews, bulleted points, case histories, algorithms, references, and suggested readings - enables you to locate essential information quickly.
  • In-depth coverage of many unique areas, including Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders in Transitioning Adolescents and Young Adults; Neuroanatomical Systems Relevant to Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Legal and Ethical Issues in Psychiatry; Military Psychiatry; and Approaches to Collaborative Care and Primary Care Psychiatry.
  • Features full, new DSM-5 criteria; new art, tables, and key points; and new Alzheimer’s Disease guidelines.
  • Highlights recent developments in the field, such as neurotherapeutics, new psychotropics, military psychiatry, collaborative care, ensuring your knowledge is thoroughly up to date.
 

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Contents

I Approach to the Patient
1
II Human Development
47
III Psychological and Neuropsychological Testing
63
IV The Psychotherapies
97
V Psychiatric Diagnoses and Conditions
165
VI Disorders of Cognition
173
VII Mental Disorders Due to Another Medical Condition
205
VIII Sleep Disorders
229
XIII Psychiatric Epidemiology and Statistics
659
XIV Genetics and Psychiatry
677
XV Social and Community Psychiatry
703
XVI Child Psychiatry
741
XVII Geriatric Psychiatry
763
XVIII Neuropsychiatry
771
XIX Law and Psychiatry
897
XX Care in Special Settings
937

IX Psychiatric Disorders
247
X Treatment Approaches
445
XI Special Topics in Psychiatry
589
XII Psychosomatic Medicine
599
XXI Preparing for the Future
975
Index
1001
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