Books by Subject
- Addiction medicine : science and practice — Diagnostic test accuracy studies in dementia : a pragmatic approach (100)
- Dictionary of hallucinations — Kaplan & Sadock's Study guide and self-examination review in psychiatry. 9th ed. (100)
- Kaplan & Sadock's Study guide and self-examination review in psychiatry. 8th ed. — Psychodynamic psychotherapy : a clinical manual (100)
- Psychological factors affecting medical conditions : a new classification for DSM-V — What your patients need to know about psychiatric medications (65)
- 2011 SpringerJohnson, Bankole A.This book attempts to "bridge the gap between the explosion of neuroscientific and behavioral knowledge in the past three decades and treatment delivery in clinical practice. As such, it should fulfill the role of a comprehensive textbook that integrates addiction medicine from its scientific underpinnings to the treatment of patients in clinical settings"--Preface, p. vii.
- 2011 SpringerKelly, John F.; White, William L.Addiction Recovery Management: Theory, Research, and Practice is the first book on the recovery management approach to addiction treatment and post-treatment support services. Distinctive in combining theory, research, and practice within the same text, this ground-breaking title includes authors who are the major theoreticians, researchers, systems administrators, clinicians and recovery advocates who have developed the model. State-of-the art and the definitive text on the topic, Addiction Recovery Management: Theory, Research, and Practice is mandatory reading for clinicians and all professionals who work with patients in recovery or who are interested in the field.
- 2015McDaniel, Marla.This brief offers strategies for service providers in public or assisted housing communities to develop strong home visiting services for highly distressed families battling challenges such as depression, substance abuse, or domestic violence. It also provides information on one strategy in particular--the SCRIPT model--that gives concrete instructions for better serving families' mental health and other needs in home visiting programs. The brief also offers insights into how the model's framework could be adapted to allow local communities to respond to their community's particular needs, challenges, and contexts.
- 2013 SpringerSurman, Craig.ADHD in Adults: A Practical Guide to Evaluation and Management is the product of a unique collaboration of international specialists. This volume offers easy-to-read guidance, and includes checklists, rating scales and treatment planning tools. It was designed for a broad audience of caregivers working in diverse settings, including psychiatrists, social workers, primary care physicians, nurse specialists and psychologists. The authors are highly acclaimed clinicians, investigators and educators. They offer step-by-step guidance for implementation of best practices, drawing from clinical research and their experience treating thousands of patients. They cover diagnosis, treatment planning, and state-of-the-art application of pharmacology, psychotherapy, skill-building, family system and environmental interventions - for both simple and complex cases. The scales and worksheets in this Guide were developed to efficiently facilitate assessment and management. The Editor is an international leader in the field from the Clinical and Research Program in Adult ADHD at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Harvard Medical School, which has made pioneering and highly cited contributions to the understanding of ADHD. This Guide is a definitive, indispensable resource for all health providers who wish to optimize their approach to adult patients with ADHD.
- 2014 SpringerFleischhacker, W. W. (W. Wolfgang); Sacchetti, Emilio; Vita, Antonio.Poor adherence to therapy is one of the main obstacles to treatment effectiveness in schizophrenia. It is the main determinant of relapse, hospitalization, symptom persistence, and poor psychosocial functioning and outcome. Adherence to treatment is affected by various factors related to the disease characteristics, to the patient him- or herself, to the treatment, and to the therapeutic relationship. Some of these factors are modifiable, and both pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies have been developed for this purpose.This book addresses the different aspects of adherence to treatment in schizophrenia and related disorders in a systematic but easy-to-use manual format. Chapters focus on a full range of issues, including pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies to enhance adherence and continuity of care, relevant psychological factors, the importance of the patient-doctor relationship, and the need for an alliance with other care-givers. Adherence to Antipsychotics in Schizophrenia will be an invaluable asset for all who are involved in the care of patients with schizophrenia.
- 2013 SpringerKooij, J. J. Sandra.1. Introduction -- 2. Diagnostic assessment -- 3. Diagnostic instruments -- 4. Treatment -- 5. Treatment: coaching adults with ADHD -- 6. Setup and organization of a specialist department.
- 2010 SpringerBusatto, Geraldo; Gattaz, W.-F.
- 2006 PsychiatryOnlinePsychiatric evaluation of adults, second edition -- Treatment of patients with delirium -- Treatment of patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias of late life -- Treatment of patients with HIV/AIDS -- Treatment of patients with substance use disorders, second edition -- Treatment of patients with schizophrenia, second edition -- Treatment of patients with major depressive disorder, second edition -- Treatment of patients with bipolar disorder, second edition -- Treatment of patients with panic disorder -- Treatment of patients with acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder -- Treatment of patients with eating disorders, third edition -- Treatment of patients with borderline personality disorder -- Assessment and treatment of patients with suicidal behaviors. -- Appendix: Practice guideline development process.
- 2015 PsychiatryOnlineBlazer, Dan G.; Steffens, David C.; Thakur, Mugdha E.Demography and epidemiology of psychiatric disorders in late life / Celia F. Hybels, Ph.D., and Dan G. Blazer, M.D., Ph.D -- Physiological and clinical considerations of geriatric patient care / Robert M. Kaiser, M.D., M.H.Sc -- Genomics in geriatric psychiatry / Aaron M. Koenig, M.D., and Robert A. Sweet, M.D -- The psychiatric interview of older adults / Dan G. Blazer, M.D., Ph.D -- Use of the laboratory in the diagnostic workup of older adults / Sophia Wang, M.D., Mugdha Thakur, M.D., and P. Murali Doraiswamy, M.B.B.S., F.R.C.P -- Neuropsychological assessment of dementia / Kathleen A. Welsh-Bohmer, Ph.D., AND Deborah K. Attix, Ph.D -- Delirium / Jane S. Saczynski, Ph.D., AND Sharon K. Inouye, M.D., M.P.H -- Dementia and mild neurocognitive disorders / Eitan Z. Kimchi, M.D., and Constantine G. Lyketsos, M.D., M.H.S -- Mood disorders / David C. Steffens, M.D., M.H.Sc -- Bipolar disorder in late life / John L. Beyer, M.D -- Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders / Jeanne E. Maglione, M.D., Ph.D., Ipsit V. Vahia, M.D., and Dilip V. Jeste M.D -- Anxiety disorders / Eric J. Lenze, M.D., Jan Mohlman, Ph.D., and Julie Loebach Wetherell, Ph.D -- Somatic symptom and related disorders / Marc E. Agronin, MD -- Sexuality and aging / Marc E. Agronin, MD -- Bereavement / Moria J. Smoski, Ph.D., Stephanie T. Jenal, Ph.D., and Larry W. Thompson, Ph.D -- Sleep and circadian rhythm disorders / Andrew D. Krystal, M.D., M.S., and Mugdha Thakur, M.D -- Alcohol and drug problems / Shahrzad Mavandadi, Ph.D., and David W. Oslin, M.D -- Personality disorders / Thomas E. Oxman, M.D -- Agitation and suspiciousness / Mugdha E. Thakur, M.D., and Lisa P. Gwyther, M.S.W -- Psychopharmacology / Benoit H. Mulsant, M.D., and Bruce G. Pollock, M.D., Ph.D -- Electroconvulsive therapy and other forms of brain stimulation / Richard D. Weiner, M.D., Ph.D., and Mustafa M. Husain, M.D -- Nutrition and physical activity / Kathryn Porter Starr, Ph.D., R.D., Connie Watkins Bales, Ph.D., R.D., and Martha E. Payne, Ph.D., R.D., M.P.H -- Individual and group psychotherapy / Moria J. Smoski, Ph.D., and Patricia A. Arean, Ph.D -- Working with families of older adults / Lisa P. Gwyther, M.S.W., and Diane E. Meglin, M.S.W -- Clinical psychiatry in the nursing home / Joel E. Streim, M.D.
- 2014 PsychiatryOnlineHales, Robert E.; Roberts, Laura Weiss; Yudofsky, Stuart C.
- 2009 PsychiatryOnlineNemeroff, Charles B.; Schatzberg, Alan F.
- 2015 PsychiatryOnlineBrady, Kathleen; Galanter, Marc; Kleber, Herbert D.Section I. The basis of addictive disorders -- Neurobiology of addiction -- Genetics of addiction -- Epidemiology of addiction -- Cross-cultural aspects of addiction -- Section II. The nature of treatment -- Science in the treatment of substance abuse -- Assessment of the patient -- Screening and brief intervention -- Patient placement criteria -- "Recovery" in chronic care disease management -- Section III. Specific drugs of abuse -- Neurobiology of alcohol use disorder -- Treatment of alcohol intoxication and alcohol withdrawal -- Neurobiology of stimulants -- Clinical management: cocaine -- Clinical management: methamphetamine -- Hallucinogens and club drugs -- Tobacco use disorder -- Benzodiazepines and other sedatives and hypnotics -- Treatment of anabolic-androgenic steroid-related disorders -- Neurobiology of opiates and opioids -- Opioid detoxification -- Methadone and buprenorphine maintenance -- Opioid antagonists -- Neurobiology of marijuana -- Treatment of cannabis use disorder -- Section IV. Treatment modalities -- Psychodynamic psychotherapy -- Cognitive-behavioral therapies -- Motivational enhancement -- Twelve-step facilitation -- Contingency management -- Network therapy -- Group therapy -- Family therapy -- Section V. Rehabilitation settings -- Inpatient treatment -- Therapeutic communities -- Community-based treatment -- History of alcoholics anonymous and the experiences of patients -- Psychological mechanisms in alcoholics anonymous -- Outcomes research on twelve-step programs -- Section VI. Special populations -- Women and addiction -- Perinatal substance use disorders -- Adolescent substance use disorders: epidemiology, neurobiology, and screening -- Adolescent substance use disorders: transition to substance abuse, prevention, and treatment -- Psychiatric consultation in pain and addiction -- Prevention of prescription drug abuse -- HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C -- Substance use disorders among physicians -- Substance use issues among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people -- Minorities -- Section VII. Special topics -- Testing to identify recent drug use -- Medical education on addiction -- Prevention of substance abuse -- Forensic addiction psychiatry -- Substance abuse and mental illness -- Substance-related and addictive disorders.
- 2008Galanter, Marc; Kleber, Herbert D.Part 1 : The basis of addictive disorders -- Neurobiology of addiction / George F. Koob -- Genetics of addiction / Joel Gelernter, Henry R. Kranzler -- Epidemiology of addiction / Judith S. Brook, Kerstin Pahl, Elizabeth Rubenstone -- Cross-cultural aspects of addiction / Nady el-Guebaly -- Part 2 : The nature of treatment -- Assessment of the patient / Shelly F. Greenfield, Grace Hennessy -- Patient placement criteria / David Mee-Lee, David R. Gastfriend -- Evolution in addiction treatment concepts and methods / A. Thomas McLellan -- Part 3 : Specific drugs of abuse -- Alcohol -- Neurobiology of alcohol / Clifford M. Knapp, Domenic A. Ciraulo, Henry R. Kranzler -- Clinical management of alcohol abuse and dependence / Hugh Myrick, Tara Wright -- Stimulants -- Neurobiology of stimulants / Margaret Haney -- Clinical management : cocaine / Thomas R. Kosten, Mehmet Sofuoglu, Tracie J. Gardner -- Clinical management : methamphetamine / Richard A. Rawson, Walter Ling -- Hallucinogens and club drugs -- Neurobiology of hallucinogens / Richard A. Glennon -- Hallucinogens and club drugs / Michael F. Weaver, Sidney H. Schnoll -- Other substances -- Nicotine and tobacco / Tony P. George, Andrea H. Weinberger -- Benzodiazepines and other sedatives and hypnotics / Adam Bisaga -- Treatment of anabolic-androgenic steroid-related disorders / Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Kirk J. Brower -- Opioids -- Neurobiology of opiates and opioids / Mary Jeanne Kreek -- Detoxification of opioids / Soteri Polydorou, Herbert D. Kleber -- Opioid maintenance treatment / Richard S. Schottenfeld -- Buprenorphine maintenance / Eric C. Strain, Michelle R. Lofwall -- Antagonists of opioids / Charles O'Brien, Kyle M. Kampman -- Part 4 : Treatment modalities -- Psychodynamics / Hallie A. Lightdale, Avram H. Mack, Richard J. Frances -- Cognitive-behavioral therapies / Kathleen M. Carroll -- Motivational enhancement / Carlo C. DiClemente, Miranda Garay, Leigh Gemmell -- Twelve-step facilitation / Richard K. Ries, Marc Galanter, J. Scott Tonigan -- Contingency management / Stephen T. Higgins, Kenneth Silverman -- Network therapy / Marc Galanter -- Group therapy / David W. Brook -- Family therapy / Timothy J. O'Farrell, William Fals-Stewart -- Part 5 : Rehabilitation settings -- Inpatient treatment / Roger D. Weiss, Jennifer Sharpe Potter, Rocco A. Iannucci -- Therapeutic communities / George De Leon -- Community-based treatment / Jonathan I. Ritvo, Harvey L. Causey III -- Alcoholics anonymous and other 12-step programs -- Psychological mechanisms in alcoholics anonymous / J. Scott Tonigan, Gerard J. Connors -- The history of alcoholics anonymous and the experiences of patients / Edgar P. Nace -- Outcome research on 12-step and other self-help programs / Rudolf H. Moos, Christine Timko -- Part 6 : Special populations -- Adolescent substance abuse / Yifrah Kaminer -- The mentally ill substance abuser / Stephen Ross -- Women and addiction / Kathleen T. Brady, Sudie E. Back -- Perinatal substance abuse / Loretta P. Finnegan, Stephen R. Kandall -- HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C / Steven L. Batki, Kalpana I. Nathan -- Prescription drug abuse / Wilson M. Compton, Richard Denisco -- Substance use disorders among physicians / J. Wesley Boyd, John R. Knight -- Gay men and lesbians / Robert Paul Cabaj -- Minorities / Joseph Westermeyer, Daniel Dickerson -- Part 7 : Special topics -- Testing to identify recent drug use / Robert L. DuPont, Carl M. Selavka -- Medical education / Erik W. Gunderson, Frances R. Levin, Petros Levounis -- Prevention of substance abuse / Richard R. Clayton, Melissa J.H. Segress, Crystal A. Caudill -- Forensic addiction psychiatry / Avram H. Mack, Monica Barros.
- 2014 SpringerRitsner, Michael S.Conceptual Issues -- The Different Facets of Anhedonia and Their Associations with Different Psychopathologies -- Understanding Anhedonia: The Role of Perceived Control -- Circadian Fluctuation of Reward Response and Synchronization to Reward -- Anhedonia in Children and Adolescents -- Musical Anhedonia and Visual Hypoemotionality: Selective Loss of Emotional Experience in Music and Vision -- Projecting Oneself into the Future, an Intervention for Improving Pleasure in Patients with Anhedonia -- Neurobiological Advances -- Translational Models of Dopaminergic Mechanisms for Motivational Deficits in Anhedonic Patients -- Brain Systems for the Pleasure of Food and Other Primary Rewards -- Neurogenetics and Neurobiology of Dopamine in Anhedonia -- The Neuroendocrinology of Anhedonia -- Electrophysiological Signatures of Reward Processing in Anhedonia -- Anhedonia in Mouse Models of Methamphetamine-Induced Drug Seeking Behavior -- Neural Basis of Anhedonia Associated with Stress-Induced Eating Disorders -- Brain Imaging Correlates of Anhedonia.
- 2014 SpringerRitsner, Michael S.Anhedonia in Psychotic Disorders -- Anhedonia in Schizophrenia: A Brief History and Overview of the Construct -- Measuring Anhedonia in Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders: A Selective Update -- Hedonic Capacity and Related Factors in Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder -- Anhedonia as an Indicator of Genetic Vulnerability to Schizophrenia -- Anhedonia in Schizophrenia: A Deficit in Translating Reward Information into Motivated Behavior -- Anhedonia in Mood and Personality Disorders -- Neural Correlates of Anhedonia as a Trait Marker for Depression -- Anhedonia in Trauma Related Disorders: The Good, the Bad, and the Shut-Down -- Anhedonia and Anorexia Nervosa: A Neurocognitive Perspective -- Anhedonia and Negative Symptom Schizotypy -- Anticipatory and Consummatory Anhedonia in Individuals with Schizotypal Traits -- Anhedonia and Risk of Suicide: An Overview -- Anhedonia in Neurological and Physical Disorders -- Anhedonia and Epilepsy -- Anhedonia in Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders -- Anhedonia in Heart Disease -- Cerebrovascular Diseases: Post-stroke Depression and Anhedonia.
- 2011 Springer ProtocolsO'Donnell, Patricio.Method to the madness : producing the neonatal ventral hippocampal lesion rat model of schizophrenia / R. Andrew Chambers and Barbara K. Lipska -- Gestational MAM (methylazoxymethanol) administration : a promising animal model for psychosis onset / Gwenaelle Le Pen [and others] -- Prenatal infection and immune models of schizophrenia / Alan S. Brown -- Hypoxic rat model for obstetric complications in schizophrenia / Andrea Schmitt [and others] -- Developmental vitamin D (DVD) model of schizophrenia / Darryl W. Eyles [and others] -- Studying schizophrenia in a dish : use of primary neuronal cultures to study the long-term effects of NMDA receptor antagonists on parvalbumin-positive fast-spiking interneurons / M. Margarita Behrens -- Glutathione deficit and redox dysregulation in animal models of schizophrenia / Pascal Steullet [and others] -- Psychiatric genetics and the generation of mutant animal models / P. Alexander Arguello and Joseph A. Gogos -- DISC1 mouse models / Yavuz Ayhan [and others] -- Genetically engineered mice for schizophrenia research / Juan E. Belforte and Kazu Nakazawa -- Epigenetic animal models of GABAergic deficit in mental disorders / Patricia Tueting, Erminio Costa, and Alessandro Guidotti -- Modeling schizophrenia in neuregulin 1 and ErbB4 mutant mice / Yisheng Lu [and others].
- 2008 SpringerConrod, Patricia J.; Stewart, Sherry H.Theoretical issues -- Epidemiological perspectives on co-occurring anxiety disorder and substance use disorder -- The neurobiology of anxiety: potential for co-morbidity of anxiety and substance use disorders -- Research findings -- Posttraumatic stress disorder and substance use disorder: neuroimaging, neuroendocrine, and psychophysiological findings -- Co-morbidity of social phobia and alcohol use disorders: a review of psychopathology research findings -- Panic spectrum disorders and substance use -- Treatment strategies -- Treatment of co-morbid obsessive-compulsive disorder and substance use disorders -- Treatment for co-morbid posttraumatic stress disorder and substance use disorders -- Treatment of co-occurring alcoholism and social anxiety disorder -- Treating co-morbid panic disorder and substance use disorder -- Cognitive- behavioral treatment of co-morbid panic psychopathology and tobacco use and dependence -- Personality-based approaches to treatment of co-morbid anxiety and substance use disorder -- Medical management of co-morbid anxiety and substance use disorder -- Integration and conclusions -- Anxiety disorder and substance use disorder co-morbidity: common themes and future directions.
- 2013 KargerBaldwin, David S.; Leonard, B. E.Preface : concerted efforts to improve the understanding and treatment of anxiety disorders / J. Angst, D.S. Baldwin -- On the nature of obsessions and compulsions / S. de Haan, E. Rietveld, D. Denys -- The origin of anxiety disorders : an evolutionary approach / L.E.W.G. Willers, N.C. Vulink, D. Denys, D.J. Stein -- Genetic factors in anxiety disorders / K. Domschke, E. Maron -- Neuroimaging in anxiety disorders / M. Fredrikson, V. Faria -- Potential neuroimmunological targets in the treatment of anxiety disorders / R. Hou, Z. Tang, D.S. Baldwin -- Anxiety and cardiovascular disease / S.J.C. Davies, C. Allgulander -- The early phases of anxiety disorders : from prevention to treatment / J. Vázquez-Bourgon, A. Herrán, J.L. Vázquez-Barquero -- Duration of untreated Illness and duration of illness in anxiety disorders : assessment and influence on outcome / A.C. Altamura, G. Camuri, B. Dell'Osso -- Pharmacotherapy of generalized anxiety disorder / C. Allgulander, D.S. Baldwin -- Pharmacological treatment of panic disorder / B. Bandelow, D.S. Baldwin, P. Zwanzger -- Pharmacological treatment of social anxiety disorder / V.G. Masdrakis, D. Turic, D.S. Baldwin -- Pharmacotherapy of posttraumatic stress disorder / A. Koller, D.J. Stein -- Evidence-based treatment pathways for translational studies in obsessive-compulsive disorders / N.A. Fineberg, S. Pallanti, S. Reghunandanan.
- 2008 SpringerVanin, John R.; Helsley, James D.
- 2015 SpringerStein, Dan J.; Vythilingum, Bavi.Foreword by Donna Stewart (Toronto) and Helen Herman (Australia) -- Introduction -- Generalised Anxiety Disorder -- Panic Disorder -- Social Anxiety Disorder -- Obsessive-compulsive and Related Disorders -- Trauma and Stressor-Related Disorders -- Anxiety disorders during pregnancy and lactation -- Anxiety and related disorders in women -- Anxiety and related disorders in men.
- 2008 SpringerSmits, Jasper A.; Zvolensky, Michael J.Health behaviors and anxiety disorders -- Tobacco use and panic psychopathology: current status and future directions -- Alcohol use and anxiety disorders -- Illicit drug use across the anxiety disorders: prevalence, underlying mechanisms, and treatment -- The promise of exercise interventions for the anxiety disorders -- Anxiety and insomnia: theoretical relationship and future research -- Physical conditions and anxiety disorders -- Anxiety disorders and physical illness comorbidity: an overview -- The relation between puberty and adolescent anxiety: theory and evidence -- Anxiety, anxiety disorders, and the menstrual cycle -- Pain and anxiety disorders -- Asthma in anxiety and its disorders: overview and synthesis -- Cardiovascular disease and anxiety -- HIV and anxiety -- Physical illness and treatment of anxiety disorders: a review.
- 2015 SpringerIzquierdo, Ivan.How do we forget? Why do we need to forget? This book intends to answer to these and other questions. It aims to demonstrate that each one is who it is due to their own memories. Thus, distinguish between the information we should keep from those we should forget is an difficult art. In this book, the author discusses about the different types of memory, the main types of forgetting (avoidance, extinction and repression), their brain areas and their mechanisms. In this sense, the art of forgetting, or the art of do not saturate our memory mechanisms, is something innate, that benefits us anonymously, keeping us from sinking amidst our own memories. The essays that compose this book go through several aspects, since individuals to societies' memory. By the end of the book, the reader will be able to understand that we forget to be able to think, to live and to survive.
- 2009 SpringerAndrasik, Frank; Matson, Johnny L.; Matson, Michael L.History, overview, and trends in child and adolescent psychological assessment / Robert W. Heffer, Tammy D. Barry, and Beth H. Garland -- Diagnostic classification systems / Jeremy D. Jewell, Stephen D.A. Hupp, and Andrew M. Pomerantz -- Interview and report writing / Amie E. Grills-Taquechel, Rosanna Polifroni, and Jack M. Fletcher -- Intelligence testing / R.W. Kamphaus, Cecil R. Reynolds, and Katie King Vogel -- Rating scale systems for assessing psychopathology : the Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment (ASEBA) and the Behavior Assessment System for Children-2 (BASC-2) / Leslie A. Rescorla -- Neuropsychological disorders of children / WM. Drew Gouvier, Audrey Baumeister, and Kola Ijaola -- Assessment of conduct problems / Nicole R. Powell ... [et al.] -- Evidence-based assessment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) / Paula Sowerby and Gail Tripp -- Assessment of mood disorders in children and adolescents / C. Emily Durbin and Sylia Wilson -- Assessment of bipolar disorder in children / Stephanie Danner, Matthew E. Young, and Mary A. Fristad -- Academic assessment / George H. Noell, Scott P. Ardoin, and Kristin A. Gansle -- Behavioral assessment of self-injury / Timothy R. Vollmer, Kimberly N. Sloman, and Carrie S.W. Borrero -- Autism spectrum disorders and comorbid psychopathology / Jessica A. Boisjoli and Johnny L. Matson -- Assessment of eating disorder symptoms in children and adolescents / Nancy Zucker ... [et al.] -- Pain assessment / Frank Andrasik and Carla Rime -- Assessment of pediatric feeding disorders / Cathleen C. Piazza and Henry S. Roane.
- 2009 SpringerGoldstein, Sam; Naglieri, Jack A.Defining the evolving concept of impairment / Sam Goldstein and Jack A. Naglieri -- Measurement of symptom severity and impairment / Lawrence J. Lewandowski, Benjamin J. Lovett, and Michael Gordon -- The role of family and situational problems in understanding and reducing impairment / John W. Eagle -- Relationships between adaptive behavior and impairment / Jeffrey Ditterline and Thomas Oakland -- Psychometric issues in the assessment of impairment / Jack A. Naglieri -- The medical model of impairment / Norma Leclair, Steven Leclair, and Christopher R. Brigham -- The DSM model of impairment / Diana K. Joyce and Allison G. Dempsey -- Measuring impairment in a legal context : practical considerations in the evaluation of psychiatric and learning disabilities / Benjamin J. Lovett, Michael Gordon, and Lawrence J. Lewandowski -- Impairment in children / Gregory A. Fabiano and William E. Pelham Jr. -- Impairment in the geriatric population / Holly Tuokko and Lesley Ritchie -- Assessing occupational disability following trauma and impairment / Jasen M. Walker and Stacey A. Petersen -- Conclusion / Sam Goldstein and Jack A. Naglieri.
- 2014 SpringerShapiro, Kenneth Joel.Empirical research has clearly demonstrated that animal abuse in childhood is associated with family violence and violent behavior towards humans in general. Such abuse is accordingly of increasing interest within human services and the criminal justice system. This handbook will serve as an ideal resource for therapists in social work, psychology, psychiatry, and allied fields who work with children who have abused animals. It provides step-by-step guidance on how to assess, develop appropriate treatment plans for, and treat children who commit animal abuse, based on the AniCare model developed by the Animals and Society Institute. Exercises cover the identification and expression of feelings, the development of empathy, self-management skills, and working with parents. Careful consideration is also paid to the effects of witnessing animal abuse. The theoretical framework is eclectic, encompassing cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, and attachment theories. A number of illustrative case studies are included, along with excerpts from treatment sessions. Accompanying electronic supplementary material demonstrates role-played assessment and treatment and includes workshop presentations of pedagogic material.
- 2007Callaway, Enoch."In his witty and warm history of Worcester State Hospital, founded in 1833 as the first state insane asylum in this nation, Dr. Enoch Callaway reflects not just on the events in this fortress-like place, but also on how those events parallel advances and failures in the field of psychiatry itself. He includes patient/psychiatrist vignettes showing treatment techniques of the period - from farm work to early electric shock therapy and insulin treatments that put schizophrenics in a 90-minute coma. In addition, he offers sharp insight into 'natural' treatments that showed remarkable results, as well as into unexpected recoveries stimulated by tools as simple as a hand mirror. At times, Worcester may seem brutal, at other times its simplicity seems pure and caring. There are marvelous successes, and times when the facility seems no more than a warehouse for the mentally ill. Callaway argues that this history offers lessons about the treatment - and options for better treatment - of the mentally ill in society today."--Book jacket.
- 2012 SpringerAttarian, Hrayr P.; Undevia, Nidhi S.Normal Sleep Stages -- Normal Electroencephalography Variants in Sleep -- Nonepileptiform Abnormalities -- Epileptiform Abnormalities -- Artifacts.
- 2002 CRCnetBASEStefan, Martin; Murray, Robin; Travis, Mike.
- 2008 IngentaConnectMonk, Lee-Ann.
- 2010 KargerKlein, Rachel G.; Retz, Wolfgang.Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults : an overview / P.H. Wender, D.A. Tomb -- Family and twin studies in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / C.M. Freitag, W. Retz -- Molecular genetics of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / W. Retz, C.M. Freitag -- Neurophysiology of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / C.G. Baehne, A.J. Fallgatter -- Brain imaging in adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / M. Schneider, M. Rösler, W. Retz -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults : diagnosis and prevalence / R.-D. Stieglitz -- Comorbidity in adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / R.G. Klein, S. Mannuzza -- Adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder : functional impairment, conduct problems, and criminality / M. Rösler -- Psychotherapy in adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder / A. Philipsen ... [et al.] -- Psychopharmacological treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults / G.-E. Trott.
- 2014 CambridgeAdler, Lenard; Spencer, Thomas J.; Wilens, Timothy E."Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a chronic neurobehavioral disorder characterized by persistent and often acute distractibility, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. It is a condition usually associated with children but in recent years the diagnosis of ADHD in adults has risen significantly. ADHD often coexists with a wide array of other psychiatric illnesses, including depression and bipolar disorder, thus complicating its assessment and management. In Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults and Children, a team of world renowned experts bring together the recent research in this area and cover the history, diagnosis, epidemiology, comorbidity, neuroimaging, and a full spectrum of clinical options for the management of ADHD. The wide ranging, detailed coverage in this text will be of interest to psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, coaches, physicians, or anyone who wants to develop a deeper understanding of the etiology, characteristics, developmental process, diagnostics, and range of treatment modalities"--Provided by publisher.
- 2015 KargerChaste, Pauline; Leboyer, Marion.From autism to autism spectrum disorders in the DSM-V / Gillberg, C. -- Autism spectrum disorders and coexisting mental health problems / Ståhlberg, O., Nilsson, T., Lundström, S., Anckarsäter, H. -- Autism and medical comorbidities / Schiff, M., Asato, M.R. -- The cognitive profile in autism spectrum disorders / Mandy, W., Murin, M., Skuse, D. -- Social functioning in autism / Merhoum, N.; Mengarelli, F.; Mottolese, R.; Andari, E.; Sirigu, A. -- Sensory processing in autism / Behrmann, M.; Minshew, N.J. -- On the neuroimaging of autism in the context of human brain diversity / Houenou, J., Chaste, P. -- Architecture of the genetic risk for autism / Chaste, P., Devlin, B. -- Molecular pathways in autistic spectrum disorders / Gallagher, L., Shen, S., Anney, R. -- Environmental factors and autism spectrum disorder / Persico, A.M., Merelli, S. -- Early signs and early intervention / Freitag, C.M. -- Psychotropic treatment of autism / Pallanti, S., Bencini, L., Cantisani, A., Hollander, E.
- 2012 OvidShives, Louise Rebraca.This text addresses topics such as: community mental health, eating disorders, child abuse and neglect, the abused adult in the family unit, rape and sexual assault, psychosocial aspects of aging, and coping with ADS.
- 2008 OvidShives, Louise Rebraca.This seventh edition includes new chapters and maintains popular features from previous editions such as self awareness prompts while adding research boxes and student worksheets at the end of each chapter.
- 2015 SpringerVashi, Neelam A.Over the decades, research has demonstrated that in categories of life deemed to be important, beautiful people achieve more desirable outcomes, are judged more favorably, and receive preferential treatment. An understanding of the historical aspects, science, and implications of what the human mind finds aesthetically pleasing is quintessential for dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and others who practice aesthetic medicine as the importance of beauty in today?s society is what brings patients into clinics. While an element of dissatisfaction with one?s appearance is commonplace, clinicians should remain vigilant for individuals who seek cosmetic procedures to quell excessive body image concerns that are out of proportion to objective physical findings. Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a disorder of self-perception; it is the impairing preoccupation with a nonexistent or minimal flaw in appearance. According to recent statistics, BDD occurs in 0.7?2.4% of the general population; however, multiple studies have suggested an incidence of 6?16% in patients seeking aesthetic medical treatments. Moreover, a vast majority will at some point seek dermatologic treatment and cosmetic surgery. Such patients are unlikely to be satisfied with corrective procedures, and only 15% of dermatologists surveyed thought that they could successfully treat BDD. Therefore, Beauty and Body Dysmor phic Disorder aims to assist dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and other aesthetic providers in recognizing key characteristics as well as providing treatment strategies to help in caring for those with BDD.
- 2010 SpringerSteckler, T.; Stein, Murray B.
- 2013 SpringerCowen, Philip; Lau, Jennifer Y. F.; Sharp, Trevor.The book highlights important new research using current state-of-the-art approaches by prominent researchers in the field of depression. A broad range of topics is covered, beginning with a description of the phenotypic features of clinical depression, followed by chapters on the cellular and molecular basis, functional neuroimaging correlates and information-processing accounts. Finally, existing and novel treatment approaches are covered. In this way the volume brings together the key disciplines involved in the neurobiological understanding of depression to provide an update of the field and outlook to the future. Together, the volume chapters provide focused and critical reviews that span a broad range of topics suitable for both students and established investigators interested in the present state of depression research.
- 2010 SpringerSwerdlow, Neal R.Front Matter -- Diagnosis and Revision of the Classification Systems / Assen Jablensky -- Pathophysiology of Schizophrenia / Peter Falkai, Andrea Schmitt, Tyrone D Cannon -- Neurocognition, Social Cognition and Functional Outcome in Schizophrenia / William P Horan, Philippe-Olivier Harvey, Robert S Kern, Michael F Green -- The Genetics of Schizophrenia / James T R Walters, Michael O'Donovan, Michael J Owen, Wolfgang Gaebel -- Early Recognition and Prevention of Schizophrenia / Patrick D McGorry, Sherilyn Goldstone -- Pharmacological Treatment / Jonathan E Sherin, Stephen R Marder -- Cognitive-Behavioural Interventions / Suzanne Jolley, Philippa Garety -- Management, Rehabilitation, Stigma / Wulf R̲ssler -- Index.
- 2014 SpringerLapiz-Bluhm, M. Danet; Pariante, Carmine M.Stress is such an over-used word that it is at time difficult to define its core features. When is an environment stressful? What does a stressful environment do to the brain and to the body? What are the biological mechanisms by which a stressor affects us? How does stress contributes to the onset and the progression of mental disorders? How do the effects of stress change over the life-time of an individual? These are just some of the overarching questions addressed by this book, thanks to the contribution of some of the world leading experts on the neurobiology of stress at the pre-clinical and clinical levels. Topics include current advances on the neurobiology of stress on various neurobiological systems such as immune, hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis, neurogenesis and neuroplasticity, neurotransmitter (glutamate, noradrenaline, dopamine, serotonin and endocannabinoid), neuropeptides, cognition and emotional processing as well as in utero and early postnatal effects. The clinical chapters deal with the relationship of stress and mental disorders such as depression, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, substance abuse and addiction, dementia and age-related cognitive decline as well as resilience to stress. Thus, this book brings together some of the most updated and authoritative views on the effects of stress of brain and behavior.
- 2012 SpringerCryan, J. F.; Reif, Andreas.
- 2012 OvidFadem, Barbara.Organized to mirror the behavioral science/psychiatry course taught in the first two years, this text effectively teaches the major concepts of this complex subject and prepares students for board exams. The Second Edition is appropriate for courses in Behavioral Science alone but also for courses that merge Behavioral Science and Neuroscience. The increased depth of coverage of psychiatric illness, substance abuse, and pediatric psychiatry, also makes the Second Edition appropriate for use in Clinical Psychiatry courses in the third and fourth year.
- 2008Swanson, Todd A.; Hussain, Nadeem N.; Kim, Sandra I.
- 2008 KargerBanaschewski, Tobias; Rohde, Luis Augusto.Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Coghill, D., Rohde, L.A., Banaschewski, T. -- Autism / Moura, P.J., Lombroso, P.J., Mercadante, M.T. -- Brain model for pediatric bipolar disorder / Pavuluri, M.N., Bogarapu, S.P. -- Neurobiology of depression in childhood and adolescence / Bark, C., Resch, F. -- The neurobiological basis of anxiety in children and adolescents / Grados, M.A. -- Obsessive-compulsive disorder in childhood / Rosário, M.C. ... [et al.] -- Neurobiological background of tic disorders / Roessner, V., Rothenberger, A. -- Schizophrenia in children and adolescents / Remschmidt, H. -- Eating disorders / Fleitlich-Bilyk, B., Lock, J. -- Conduct disorder / Popma, A., Vermeiren, R. -- Substance use disorders in adolescence / Szobot, C.M., Bukstein, O. -- Molecular genetics in child psychiatry / Stringaris, A.K., Asherson, P. -- Recent developments in neuropsychological models of childhood psychiatric disorders / Willcutt, E.G. ... [et al.] -- Electrophysiology in child psychiatric disorders / Banaschewski, T., Brandeis, D. -- Neuroimaging in child psychiatry / Durston, S.
- 2008. SpringerTurck, Christoph W.
- 2009 SpringerManji, Husseini K.; Zarate, Carlos A.
- 2015 SpringerFountoulakis, Konstanthos N.This book examines in detail the diagnostic approach to manic depressive (bipolar) illness, with special reference to the borderline zones with unipolar depression and schizoaffective disorder. Among other diagnostic issues considered are mixed episodes (often misdiagnosed by psychiatrists), rapid cycling, and the confusion with personality disorders. Within the context of diagnosis and understanding of the dynamics of bipolar disorder, temperament, character, and personality are all extensively discussed. Neurocognitive deficit and disability are covered, as are elements of evolutionary biology and behavior. With regard to treatment, the major focus is on evidence-based therapy, with reference to the results of randomized controlled trials and meta-analyses; in addition, contemporary guidelines and future trends are examined. Careful consideration is also given to the psychosocial treatment approach and issues relating to societal and economic costs and burdens.
- 2012 SpringerWheatley, D. N.Written with disarming honesty by a long-term sufferer of bipolar disorder, with more than half a century's experience of intervention and treatment, this highly personal volume traces the effectiveness of a therapy modality for mental illness that has gained much ground in the past two decades: art. The author began to use art, and in particular doodling, from 1998 as a way of externalizing his feelings. Its expressiveness, accessibility and energy-efficiency was ideally suited to the catatonia he experienced during the bouts of depression that are a feature of bipolar disorder, while as the low moods lifted and his energy surged, he completed more ambitious and elaborate works. As well as being highly eclectic, Wheatley's assembled oeuvre has afforded him both insights and therapeutic intervention into his condition, once deemed highly debilitating and taboo, but much more socially accepted now that well known sufferers such as Stephen Fry have recounted their experiences of the condition. After an opening account of how the images were generated, the volume reproduces a 'gallery' of selected work, and then offers an extended epilogue analyzing the art's connections with the disorder as well as the author's assessment of how each attempt at visual self-expression was, for him, a therapeutic intervention. Wheatley, a cell biologist who has enjoyed a full career in cancer research, has had no formal training in art, yet his haunting pictures, many of them resembling life forms, are brought to life by his perceptive, self-aware commentary. This book will be of interest to psychologists and psychiatrists among the wider medical profession as well as people suffering from any form of bipolar disorder whatever the severity.
- 2015 SpringerChoi-Kain, Lois W.; Gunderson, John G.In Borderline Personality and Mood Disorders: Comorbidity and Controversy, a panel of distinguished experts reviews the last two decades of progress in scientific inquiry about the relationship between mood and personality disorders and the influence of this empirical data on our ways of conceptualizing and treating them. This comprehensive title opens with an introduction defining general trends both influencing the expansion of the mood disorder spectrum and undermining clinical recognition and focus on personality disorders. The overlaps and differences between MDD and BPD in phenomenology and biological markers are then reviewed, followed by a review of the overlaps and distinctions between more atypical mood disorder variants. Further chapters review the current state of thinking on the distinctions between bipolar disorder and BPD, with attention to problems of misdiagnosis and use of clinical vignettes to illustrate important distinguishing features. Two models explaining the relationship between mood, temperament, and personality are offered, followed by a review of the literature on risk factors and early signs of BPD and mood disorders in childhood through young adulthood as well as a review of the longitudinal studies on BPD and mood disorders. The last segment of the book includes three chapters on treatment. The book closes with a conclusion with a synthesis of the current status of thinking on the relationship between mood and borderline personality disorder. An invaluable contribution to the literature, Borderline Personality and Mood Disorders: Comorbidity and Controversy insightfully addresses the mood and personality disorders realms of psychiatry and outlines that it has moved away from contentious debate and toward the possibility of synthesis, providing increasing clarity on the relationship between mood and personality to inform improvements in clinical management of the convergence of these psychiatric domains in common practice.
- 2011 SpringerBob, Petr.1. Brain structures and consciousness -- 2. Binding problem of consciousness -- 3.Consciousness and functional connectivity -- 4. Binding problem and dissociated mind -- 5. The unconscious mind -- 6. Mind and space -- 7. The universe within.
- 2010 SpringerRitsner, Michael S.Front Matter -- Colour Plates -- Descriptive Aspects. Concept of Schizophrenia: Past, Present, and Future / Nancy C Andreasen -- The Schizophrenia Construct: Symptomatic Presentation / Celso Arango, William T Carpenter -- Child and Adolescent Schizophrenia / Chris Hollis, Judith Rapoport -- Late-Onset Schizophrenia / Robert Howard, Dilip Jeste -- The Schizophrenia Spectrum Personality Disorders / Eran Chemerinski, Larry J Siever -- The Prodrome of Schizophrenia / Jean Addington, Sh̥n W Lewis -- Course and Outcome / Wolfram an der Heiden, Heinz H̃fner -- Neurocognitive Impairments in Schizophrenia: Their Character and Role in Symptom Formation / Terry E Goldberg, Anthony David, James M Gold -- Biological Aspects. The Secondary Schizophrenias / Thomas M Hyde, Maria A Ron -- Schizophrenia: The Epidemiological Horizon / Assen Jablensky, James B Kirkbride, Peter B Jones -- Environmental Risk Factors for Schizophrenia / John J McGrath, Robin M Murray -- Classical Genetic Studies of Schizophrenia / Brien Riley, Kenneth S Kendler -- Genetic Associations in Schizophrenia / Michael C O'Donovan, Michael J Owen -- Intermediate Phenotypes in Genetic Studies of Schizophrenia / Michael F Egan, Tyrone D Cannon -- Electrophysiology of Schizophrenia / Georg Winterer, Robert W McCarley -- Structural Brain Imaging in Schizophrenia and Related Populations / Stephen M Lawrie, Christos Pantelis -- Functional Brain Imaging in Schizophrenia / Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, Edward T Bullmore -- Neuropathology of Schizophrenia / Paul J Harrison, David A Lewis, Joel E Kleinman -- Neurodevelopmental Origins of Schizophrenia / Daniel R Weinberger, Pat Levitt -- Dopamine and Schizophrenia / Anissa Abi-Dargham, Anthony A Grace -- Contributions of Glutamate and GABA Systems to the Neurobiology and Treatment of Schizophrenia / John H Krystal, Bita Moghaddam -- Animal Models of Schizophrenia / Barbara K Lipska, Joseph A Gogos -- Physical Treatments. Pharmacology and Neuroscience of Antipsychotic Drugs / John L Waddington, Colm M P O'Tuathaigh, Gary J Remington -- Principles of Pharmacological Treatment in Schizophrenia / Thomas R E Barnes, Stephen R Marder -- Comparative Efficacy and Effectiveness in the Drug Treatment of Schizophrenia / John R Geddes, T Scott Stroup, Jeffrey A Lieberman -- Approaches to Treatment-Resistant Patients / Stephan Leucht, Christoph U Correll, John M Kane -- Neurological Complications of Antipsychotic Drugs / Peter M Haddad, Venkata S Mattay -- Metabolic Adverse Effects Associated with Antipsychotic Medications / John W Newcomer, Stefan Leucht -- Psychosocial Aspects. Schizophrenia and Psychosocial Stresses / Paul E Bebbington, Elizabeth Kuipers -- Mental Health Services for Patients with Schizophrenia / Tom Burns, Bob Drake -- Societal Outcomes in Schizophrenia / Iain Kooyman, Elizabeth Walsh -- Psychological Treatment of Psychosis / Gillian Haddock, Will Spaulding -- Economics of the Treatment of Schizophrenia / Nancy H Covell, Susan M Essock, Linda K Frisman -- Index.
- 2013 ScienceDirectHallett, Mark; Lozano, A. M.The field of brain stimulation is expanding rapidly, with techniques such as DBS, TMS, and tDCS moving from the research community into clinical diagnosis and treatment. Clinical applications include treating disorders such as Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and even depression. The chapters of Brain Stimulation are written by leading international researchers and clinical specialists include coverage of techniques, modes of action and applications in physiology and therapeutics. The combination of research and clinical coverage will be of interest to neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, neuroscientists, and health care workers. A comprehensive introduction and overview of deep brain stimulation (DBS)Coverage of DBS, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS)Details the basic science and research utility of DBS and clinical application.
- 2013 SpringerBaldessarini, Ross J.Use of psychotropic drugs has come to dominate clinical practice in psychiatry worldwide--perhaps owing largely to perceived simplicity, ease of use, and apparent efficiency, as well as apparent cost-effectiveness of such treatments. Nevertheless, medicinal treatments for patients with psychiatric disorders are but one component of comprehensive clinical care of complex human problems. Extensively updated since its second edition in 1985, Chemotherapy in Psychiatry, Third Edition, again addresses basic aspects of modern psychopharmacology and clinical applications of drugs used in the treatment of major psychiatric disorders, with major emphasis on psychotic, bipolar, and depressive disorders. The presentation covers descriptions of the main classes of psychotropic drugs, selected information concerning their known action mechanisms and metabolic disposition, and their clinical applications for acute illnesses and to prevent recurrences and long-term morbidity. Also covered are limitations and adverse effects of each type of agent, with emphasis on the fact that all psychotropic medicines have adverse effects that range from annoying to potentially lethal. Chemotherapy in Psychiatry, Third Edition, outlines the need to balance benefits and risks at the level of individual persons. Authoritative, and an important contribution to the literature, Chemotherapy in Psychiatry, Third Edition is an invaluable resource for physicians, scientists, trainees, and policymakers.
- Child and adolescent behavioral health : a resource for advanced practice psychiatric and primary care practitioners in nursing2012 WileyNewland, Jamesetta A.; Pearson, Geraldine S.; Yearwood, Edilma Lynch."As an increasing number of children and adolescents with psychiatric symptoms go unrecognized in our current healthcare system, the ability to identify and treat these issues in multiple healthcare settings has become vitally important. With access to primary care providers increasing and a shortage of child psychiatric providers, collaboration between psychiatric, pediatric and family advanced practice nurses is essential to improving care for this vulnerable population. Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health provides a practical reference to aid in this endeavour. Written and reviewed by over 70 nurse experts, it is a must-have reference for all practitioners caring for children and adolescents."
- 2007 OvidStubbe, Dorothy.Preface -- Section 1: General principles of development and the psychiatric evaluation of children and adolescents -- ch. 1. Overview of development -- ch. 2. The psychiatric evaluation -- Section 2 : Axis 1 disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood, or adolescence -- Part A : Developmental disorders -- ch. 3. Mental retardation -- ch. 4. Learning disorders -- ch. 5. Pervasive developmental disorders : the autism spectrum disorders -- Part B : Disruptive behavior disorders -- ch. 6. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder -- ch. 7. Conduct disorder and oppositional defiant disorder -- Part C : Other disorders of infancy, childhood, or adolescence -- ch. 8. Separation anxiety disorder -- ch. 9. Selective mutism -- Part D : Tic disorders -- ch. 10. Tourette and other tic disorders -- Part E : Elimination disorders -- ch. 11. Elimination disorders : functional encopresis and functional enuresis -- Part F : Feeding and eating disorders of infancy or early childhood -- ch. 12. Feeding and eating disorders of infancy or early childhood : Pica, Rumination disorder, feeding disorder of infancy or early childhood -- Section 3 : General psychiatric disorders that may begin in childhood or adolescence -- ch. 13. Depressive disorders : major depression, dysthymia, depression NOS -- ch. 14. Juvenile onset bipolar disorder -- ch. 15. Anxiety disorders : generalized anxiety, phobias and obsessive-compulsive disorder -- ch. 16. Early onset schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders -- ch. 17. Eating disorders : anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa -- ch. 18. Substance use disorders -- ch. 19. Trauma-related disorders -- ch. 20. Adjustment disorders -- Section 4 : Special clinical circumstances -- ch. 21. Psychiatric emergencies in child an adolescent psychiatry -- ch. 22. Child neglect and abuse -- Section 5 : Treatment -- ch. 23. Principles of treatment planning -- ch. 24. Psychopharmacology -- ch. 25. Psychosocial interventions -- ch. 26. Psychoeducational interventions -- ch. 27. Consultations to systems of care -- Appendices -- 1a. Essentials of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Evaluation/Report -- 1b. Psychiatric review of symptoms -- 1c. Medication appointment record -- 1d. Abnormal involuntary movement scale (AIMS) -- 1e. The Simpson-Angus Scale (SAS) -- 2a. Rating scales -- 2b. Commonly used tests : assessment of children and youth -- 3a. DSM-IV-TR mnemonics -- 4. Resources for parents -- Suggested readings.
- 2012 WileyGoodman, Robert; Scott, Stephen.pt. 1. Assessment, classification and epidemiology -- pt. 2. Specific disorders and presentations -- pt. 3. Risk factors -- pt. 4. Treatment and services.
- 2009 SpringerEllison, Anne Teeter; Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret.During the past decade, significant advances have been made in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders, resulting in a considerable impact on conceptualization, diagnostics, and practice. The second edition of Child Neuropsychology: Assessment and Interventions for Neurodevelopmental Disorders brings readers up to speed clearly and authoritatively, offering the latest information on neuroimaging technologies, individual disorders, and effective treatment of children and adolescents. Starting with the basics of clinical child neuropsychology and functional anatomy, the authors present a transactional framework for assessment, diagnosis, and intervention. The book carefully links structure and function - and behavioral and biological science - for a more nuanced understanding of brain development and of pathologies as varied as pervasive developmental disorders, learning disabilities, neuromotor dysfunction, seizure disorders, and childhood cancers. This volume features a range of salient features valuable to students as well as novice and seasoned practitioners alike, including: overview chapters that discuss the effects of biogenic and environmental factors on neurological functioning; new emphasis on multicultural/cross-cultural aspects of neuropsychology and assessment; brand new chapters on interpretation, neuropsychological assessment process, and report writing; an integrative model of neurological, neuroradiological, and psychological assessment and diagnosis; balanced coverage of behavioral, pharmacological, and educational approaches to treatment; case studies illustrating typical and distinctive presentations and successful diagnosis, treatment planning, and intervention; and important practice updates, including the new HIPAA regulations. Child Neuropsychology, 2nd Edition, is vital reading for school, clinical child, and counseling psychologists as well as neuropsychologists.
- 2011 KargerClark, M. R.; Treisman, Glenn J.Patients with chronic pain understandably seek relief from their distress and discomfort, but many medications that alleviate pain are potentially addictive, and most chronic pain conditions only have a temporary response to opiate analgesic drugs. This volume reviews the fundamental topics that underlie the complex relationships of this controversial domain. The authors review behavioral models and practical methods for understanding and treating chronic pain and addiction including methods to formulate patients with complex comorbidity and screen patients with chronic pain for addictive liability. Finally, the authors describe the current findings from clinical and basic science that illuminate the role of opiates, cannabinoids and ketamine in the treatment of chronic pain. Up to date and comprehensive, this book is relevant to all professionals engaged in the care of patients with chronic pain or addiction and all others interested in these contemporary issues, particularly non-clinicians seeking clarity in the controversy over the best approach to patients with chronic pain.
- Classifying madness : a philosophical examination of the Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders2005 SpringerCooper, Rachel Valerie.
- 2014 SpringerNguyen, Tien V.; Koo, John Y. M.; Wong, Jillian W.This concise practical guide has been designed to facilitate the clinical decision-making process in the management of psychocutaneous disease by reviewing a variety of cases and defining the various diagnostic and management decisions open to practitioners. Clinical cases are a key component in modern medical education, assisting the trainee or recertifying practitioner to work through unusual cases using best practice techniques. Each case within includes a narrative description and patient management tips. Clinical Cases in Psychocutaneous Disease is the first text dedicated to cases and written by experts in the topic who treat patients with psychocutaneous problems. It will be an essential reference for those in dermatology training programs and experienced practitioners seeking a practical case-based guide.
- Clinical challenges in the biopsychosocial interface : update on psychosomatics for the 21st century2015 KargerBalon, Richard; Wise, Thomas N.Psychosomatic medicine in the 21st century : understanding mechanisms and barriers to utilization / Wise, T.N., Balon, R -- Communication with patients suffering from serious physical illness / Grassi, L., Caruso, R., Costantini, A -- Dimensional psychopharmacology in somatising patients / Biondi, M., Pasquini, M -- Forensic issues in medical evaluation : competency and end-of-life issues / Soliman, S. Hall, R.C.W -- Then and now : HIV consultation psychiatry update / Goforth, H.W., Bader, M., Fernandez, F -- Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue : the underlying biology and related theoretical issues / Romano, G.F., Tomassi, S., Russell A., Mondelli, V., Pariante, C.M -- Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome : management issues / Bourke, J -- Telomeres, early-life stress and mental illness / Ridout, S.J., Ridout, K.K., Kao, H.-T., Carpenter, L.L., Philip, N.S., Tyrka, A.R., Price, L.H -- Coping with losses, grief, and mourning in prostate cancer / Wittmann, D -- Psychodermatology / Brown, G.E., Malakouti, M., Sorenson, E., Gupta, R, Koo, J.Y.M -- Huntington's disease : looking beyond the movement disorder / Morreale, M.K. -- Joint hypermobility, anxiety and psychosomatics : two and a half decades of progress toward a new phenotype / Bulbena, A.; Pailhez, G., Bulbena-Cabré A., Mallorquí -Bagú, N., Baeza-Velasco, C.
- 2010 SpringerKidman, Antony D.; Murrihy, Rachael C.; Ollendick, Thomas H."Conduct problems, particularly oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and conduct disorder (CD), are the most common mental health problems affecting children and adolescents. The consequences to individuals, families, and schools may be severe and long-lasting. To ameliorate negative outcomes and ensure the most effective treatment for aggressive and antisocial youth, early diagnosis and evidence-based interventions are essential. Clinical Handbook of Assessing and Treating Conduct Problems in Youth provides readers with both a solid grounding in theory and a comprehensive examination of the evidence-based assessment strategies and therapeutic practices that can be used to treat a highly diverse population with a wide range of conduct problems. It provides professional readers with an array of evidence-based interventions, both universal and targeted, that can be implemented to improve behavioral and social outcomes in children and adolescents. This expertly written resource: Lays the foundation for understanding conduct problems in youth, including epidemiology, etiology, and biological, familial, and contextual risk factors.Details the assessment process, with in-depth attention to tools, strategies, and differential diagnosis.Reviews nine major treatment protocols, including Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), multisystemic therapy (MST) for adolescents, school-based group approaches, residential treatment, and pharmacotherapy.Critiques the current generation of prevention programs for at-risk youth.Explores salient issues in working effectively with minority youth.Offers methods for evaluating intervention programs, starting with cost analysis.This volume serves as a one-stop reference for all professionals who seek a solid grounding in theory as well as those who need access to evidence-based assessment and therapies for conduct problems. It is a must-have volume for anyone working with at-risk children, including clinical child, school, and developmental psychologists; forensic psychologists; social workers; school counselors and allied professionals; and medical and psychiatric practitioners."--Book description (Amazon.com)
- 2013 Future MedHechtman, Lily Trokenberg.Clinical management of ADHD / Lily Hechtman -- Diagnosis and assessment of ADHD / Alice Charach & Abel Ickowicz -- ADHD etiology / Josephine Elia, Jillan Sackett, Nicole Kurtz, Rachel de Berardinis, Lene Larsen, Shih-Ching Tang, Hakon Hakonarson & Jenelle Nissley-Tsiopinis -- Pathophysiology of ADHD / Mariya Cherkasova & Lily Hechtman -- Presentation of ADHD in preschool-aged children / Sarah Hamill Skoch & Jaswinder K. Ghuman -- Pharmacological treatment and prognosis of ADHD / Josephine Elia, Richard Kingsley, Christopher Lam, Toshinobu Takeda, Rachel de Berardinis, Seth Laracy, Jillan Sackett, Shih-Ching Tang, Martin Schardt, Kristina Nivus, Hakon Hakonarson & Sibel Algon -- Stimulant side effects : a pharmacogenetic/developmental perspective / Florence Levy -- Psychosocial treatment of ADHD : cognitive-behavioral therapy from a lifespan perspective / Monica Mongia, Tara Errington, Kathryn Palmer, Kara Dalena & Lily Hechtman -- Nutritional supplements in the treatment of children with ADHD / Sabrina E.B. Schuck, Melody Yi & Francis M. Crinella -- Long-term outcome in ADHD and its predictors / Mariya Cherkasova, Monica Mongia, Tara Errington, Milena P Pondé & Lily Hechtman -- Index.
- 2013 Future MedMitchell, Philip B.Clinical management of bipolar disorder / Philip B. Mitchell -- Epidemiology and etiology of bipolar disorder / Elisa Brietzke, André Zugman, Rodrigo B. Mansur, Gustavo Estanislau & Erika L de Souza -- Diagnosis and classification / Pablo Puras & Philip B. Mitchell -- Nonpharmacological management of bipolar disorder / Dario Delmonte, Barbara Barbini & Enrico Smeraldi -- Pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder / Bernardo Dell'Osso, Chiara Arici, Beatrice Penzo, Gregorio Spagnolin, Ilenia M. Guerrieri & Alfredo Carlo Altamura -- Prognosis of bipolar disorder / Breno Sanvicente-Vieira, Mateus Luz Levandowski, Mariane Nunes Noto & Rodrigo Grassi-Oliveira -- Neurocognitive dysfunction in bipolar disorder / Vicent Balanzá-Martínez & Vasco Videira Dias -- Suicide risk in bipolar disorder / Maurizio Pompili, Federica Ricci, Giulia Marconi & Dorian A. Lamis -- Index.
- 2015Ravindranath, Divy; Riba, Michelle B.; Winder, Gerald S.Approach to psychiatric emergencies / Katherine Maloy, Emily Deringer, Kishor Malavade -- The suicidal patient / Jose R. Maldonado, Renee Garcia -- Violence risk assessment / Vasilis Pozios, Charletta Dillard, Ernest Poortinga -- Depression, euphoria, and anger in the emergency department / Philippe-Edouard Boursiquot, Jennifer S. Brasch -- The psychotic patient / Patricia Schwartz, Mary Weathers, Joshua Berezin -- The anxious patient / Steven Storage, Divy Ravindranath, James Abelson -- Agitation / G. Scott Winder, Rachel Glick -- The cognitively impaired patient / James Bourgeois, Tracy McCarthy -- Substance-related psychiatric emergencies / Adam Miller, G. Scott Winder, Kirk Brower -- Child and adolescent emergency psychiatry / B. Harrison Levine, Julia E. Najara -- Seclusion and restraint in emergency settings / Heather Schultz, Divy Ravindranath -- Legal and ethical issues in emergency psychiatry / Debra A. Pinals, Nancy Byatt -- Supervision of trainees in the psychiatry emergency service / Monique James, Eric Hung.
- 2008 SpringerMendoza, John E.; Foundas, Anne L.
- 2010Heinrich, Thomas W.; Hoop, Jinger G.; Roberts, Laura Weiss.
- 2012 WileyEmerson, Eric.Intellectual disabilities, classification, epidemiology and causes / Chris Hatton -- Service provision / Rupa Gone, Chris Hatton, and Amanda Caine -- Social context / Eric Emerson and Rupa Gone -- Cognitive assessment / Isobel Lamb -- Common legal issues in clinical practice / A.J. Holland -- Interviewing people with intellectual disabilities / Helen Prosser and Jo Bromley -- Working with people : direct interventions / Nigel Beail and Andrew Jahoda -- Working with families / Jo Bromley and Christine Mellor -- Working with organisations or : why won't they follow my advice? / Judith McBrien and Sue Candy -- Reflections on 25 years working in the NHS / Ian Fleming -- Working with people whose behaviour challenges services / Alick Bush -- Working with offenders or alleged offenders with intellectual disabilities / Glynis H. Murphy & Isabel C.H. Clare -- Sexual exploitation of people with intellectual disabilities / Paul Withers and Jennifer Morris -- Working with parents who happen to have intellectual disabilities / Sue McGaw -- People with intellectual disabilities and mental ill-health / D. Dagnan and W.R. Lindsay -- Working with people with autism / Jo Bromley [and others] -- Older adults with intellectual disabilities : issues in ageing and dementia / Sunny Kalsy-Lillico, Dawn Adams, and Chris Oliver.
- 2006 ScienceDirectCummings, Janet L.; Cummings, Nicholas A.; O'Donohue, William T.
- 2002 ScienceDirectGoldstein, Sam; Ellison, Anne Teeter.ch. 1. An overview of childhood and adolescent ADHD : understanding the complexities of development into the adult years / Anne Teeter Ellison -- ch. 2. Continuity of ADHD in adulthood : hypothesis and theory meet reality / Sam Goldstein -- ch. 3. Research on comorbidity, adaptive functioning, and cognitive impairments in adults with ADHD : implications for a clinical practice / Russell Barkley and Michael Gordon -- ch. 4. The assessment process : conditions and comorbidities / Diane E. Johnson and C. Keith Conners -- ch. 5. Clinical case studies / Kevin Murphy -- ch. 6. The clinician's role in the treatment of ADHD / Kathleen G. Nadeau -- ch. 7. Changing the mindset of adults with ADHD : strategies for fostering hope, optimism, and resilience / Robert B. Brooks -- 8. A model of psychotherapy for adults with ADHD / Susan Young -- ch. 9. Pharmacotherapy of adult ADHD / Jeffrey B. Prince and Timothy E. Wilens -- ch. 10. Career impact : finding the key to issues facing adults with ADHD / Rob Crawford and Veronica Crawford -- ch. 11. What clinicians need to know about legal issues relative to ADHD / Peter S. Latham and Patricia H. Latham -- ch. 12. Making marriages work for individuals with ADHD / Patrick Kilcarr -- ch. 13. Families and ADHD / Thomas W. Phelan -- ch. 14. Life coaching for adult ADHD / Nancy Ratey -- ch. 15. Lifestyle issues / Arthur L. Robin.
- 2006 ScienceDirectHersen, Michel.Contributors -- Preface -- General issues -- Overview of behavioral assessment with adults / William O'Donohue, Kendra K. Beitz, Michelle Byrd -- Psychometric considerations / Stephen N. Haynes -- Analogue and virtual reality assessment / Johan Rosqvist, Alecia Sundsmo, Chelsea MacLane, Kirsten Cullen, Darcy Clothier Norling, Mandy Davies, Danielle Maack -- Behavioral interviewing / Steven L. Sayers, Thomas J. Tomcho -- Activity measurement / Warren W. Tryon -- Structured and semi-structured interviews / Daniel L. Segal, Frederick L. Coolidge, Alisa O'Riley, Benjamin A. Heinz -- Self assessment / Sandra F. Sigmon, Stephanie M. LaMattina -- Psychophysiological assessment / Kevin T. Larkin -- Evaluation of specific disorders -- And problems -- Anxiety and fear / F. Dudley McGlynn, Todd A. Smitherman, Amanda M. M. Mulfinger -- Depression / Paula Truax, Aaron Tritch, Barb Carver -- Social skills deficit / Nina Heinrichs, Alexander L. Gerlach, Stefan G. Hofmann -- Eating disorders / Tiffany Stewart, Donald A. Williamson -- Alcohol and drug abuse / Peter M. Miller -- Marital dysfunction / Gary R. Birchler, William Fals-Stewart -- Sexual deviation / Nathanial McConaghy -- Psychotic behavior / Nirbhay N. Singh, Mohamed Sabaawi -- Aggressive behavior / Jennifer Langhinrichesen-Rohling, Matthew T. Huss, Martin L. Rohling -- Sleep dysfunction / Shawn Currie -- Borderline personality disorders / Wendi L. Adams, Tracy Jendritza, Soonie Kim -- Special issues -- Technology integration and behavioral assessment / David C. S. Richard, Andrew Gloster -- Evaluating older adults / Barry A. Edelstein. Erin Woodhead, Emily Bower, Angela Sweeney -- Behavioral neuropsychology / Michael D. Franzen -- Ethical-legal issues / William J. Fremouw, Jill Johansson-Love, Elizabeth Tyner, Julia Strunk -- Behavioral assessment of work-related issues / Derek R. Hopko, Sandra D. Hopko, C. W. Lejuez -- Assessment of value change in adults with acquired disabilities / Elias Mpofu, Thomas Oakland -- Index.
- 2006 ScienceDirectHersen, Michel.General issues -- Overview of behavioral assessment with children / David Reitman -- Developmental considerations / Susan Tinsley-Li, Sandra Rogers -- Psychometric considerations / Daniel M. Bagner, Michelle Harwood, Sheila M. Eyberg -- Analogue and virtual reality assessment / Sari D. Gold, Brian P. Marx -- Behavioral interviewing of parents / William G. Sharp, Cara B. Reeves, Alan M. Gross -- Activity measurement / Mark D. Rapport, Michael J. Kofler, Carmen Himmerich -- Structured and semistructured interviews / Helen Orvaschel -- Child self-regulation / Martin Agran, Michael L. Wehmeyer -- Psychophysiological assessment / Frank H. Wilhelm, Silvia Schneider, Bruce H. Friedman -- Peer sociometric evaluation / Elias Mpofu, JoLynn Carney, Michael C. Lambert -- Evaluation of specific disorders and problems -- Anxiety and fear / Janet Woodruff-Borden, Ovsanna T. Leyfer -- Depression / William M. Reynolds -- Social skill deficits / Megan M. McClelland, Cori Scalzo -- Alcohol and drug abuse / Brad C. Donohue, Jennifer Karmely, Marilyn J. Strada -- Peer relationship problems / Linda A. LeBlanc, Rachael A. Sautter, Dawn J. Dore -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Mark D. Rapport, Thomas M. Timko, Jr., Rachel Wolfe -- Eating disorders / Michelle Heffner Macera, J. Scott Mizes -- Mental retardation / V. Mark Durand, Kristin V. Christodulu -- Conduct disorders / Kurt A. Freeman, Jennifer M. Hogansen -- Pervasive development disorders / Laura Schreibman, Aubyn C. Stahmer, Natacha Akshoomoff -- Habit disorders / Michael B. Himle ... [et al.] -- Special issues -- Child abuse assessment / Deborah Wise -- Classroom assessment / Janine P. Stichter, Timothy J. Lewis -- Pediatric behavioral neuropsychology / Eileen B. Fennell -- Academic skills problems / Edward S. Shapiro, Milena A. Keller -- Ethical and legal issues / Catherine Miller.
- 2015 SpringerAnagnostou, Evdokia; Brian, Jessica.This concise, yet practical handbook will aid in supporting the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term management of autism, including behavioral therapies, current clinical trials, and emerging pharmaceutical treatments. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder characterised by disturbance in language, perception, and social skills that affects an estimated 1-2 per 1,000 people worldwide (although the number is as high as 20 per 1000 in the US). While studies have suggested a disturbance in neural metabolism in patients with ADS, the exact cause of the ASD still remains unknown. In 2013, a single indication of ASD, which united several related conditions (ie, classical autism, Asperger's syndrome, Fragile X Syndrome, Landau-Kleffner Syndrome, Rett syndrome, childhood disintegrative disorder, and PDD-NOS), was included in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mood Disorders for the first time in order to support more standardized diagnoses.
- 2002 ScienceDirectFrost, Randy O.; Steketee, Gail.
- Community-based participatory research for improved mental healthcare : a manual for clinicians and researchers2013 SpringerRoberts, Laura Weiss.What Is Community-Based Participatory Research? -- Background Preparation for the CBPR Process -- Beginning Partnerships with Communities -- Finding Common Ground Within the Partnership -- Sustaining the Partnership -- Evaluating the Partnership and Enhancing Future Successes.Also available: Print – 2103
- 2010 ClinicalKeyJohnstone, Eve C.An introduction to psychiatry -- Functional neuroanatomy -- Neuropharmacology -- Neuroimaging -- Basic psychology -- Social and transcultural aspects of psychiatry -- Neuropsychology -- Genetics in relation to psychiatry -- Research methods, statistics and evidence-based practice -- Clinical assessment: interviewing and examination -- Clinical psychopharmacology -- Psychological therapies -- Organic disorders -- Misuse of, and dependence on, alcohol and other drugs -- Schizophrenia and related disorders -- Mood disorder -- Neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders -- Eating disorders -- Personality disorders -- Learning disability -- Psychiatric disorders in childhood and adolescence -- Old-age psychiatry -- Suicide and self-harm -- Psychiatry in general medical settings -- The relationship between crime and psychiatry -- Legal and ethical aspects of psychiatry.
- 2008 SpringerStoppe, Gabriela.
- 2008 ebraryCohen, Mary Ann; Gorman, Jack M.Part I. Psychiatric Relevance and Implications of AIDS Psychiatry -- History of AIDS Psychiatry: A Biopsychosocial Approach-Paradigm and Paradox -- HIV/AIDS at 25: History, Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations, and Treatment -- Psychoneuroimmunology and HIV -- Epidemiology of Psychiatric Disorders Associated with HIV and AIDS -- Sociocultural Factors Influencing the Transmission of HIV/AIDS in the United States: AIDS and the Nation's Prisons -- Part II. Comprehensive AIDS Psychiatric Assessment -- A Biopsychosocial Approach to Psychiatric Consultation in Persons with HIV and AIDS -- Neuropsychological Evaluation -- Part III. Psychiatric Disorders and HIV Infection -- Substance Use Disorders - The Special Role in HIV Transmission -- Mood Disorders -- HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders -- Anxiety Disorders -- Psychotic Disorders and Severe Mental Illness -- The Role of Personality in HIV Risk Behaviors: Implications for Treatment -- Part IV. Unique Psychiatric Manifestations of HIV Infection -- Distress in Persons with HIV and AIDS -- Insomnia and HIV: A Biopsychosocial Approach -- Fatigue and HIV -- Unique Manifestations of HIV-Associated Dementia -- Suicide -- Part V. Neuropathologic Manifestations of HIV Infection -- HIV and the Central Nervous System -- Neurological Complications of HIV in the Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System -- Part VI. Risk Behaviors, HIV Transmission, and Adherence -- The Role of Psychiatric Disorders in HIV Transmission and Prevention -- Psychiatric Aspects of Adherence to Medical Care and Treatment for HIV/AIDS -- Homelessness and HIV Risk and Prevention -- Part VII. AIDS Psychiatry through the Life Cycle -- Childhood and Adolescence -- Young Adulthood and Serodiscordant Couples -- Older Age and HIV Infection -- Part VIII. AIDS Psychiatric Treatment and Psychotherapeutic Modalities -- Psychiatric Interventions -- Social Service Interventions -- Nursing Support -- Palliative and Spiritual Care of Persons with HIV and AIDS -- Special Settings: Psychiatric Facilities, Nursing Homes, Correctional Facilities, and Homeless Outreach -- Psychopharmacologic Treatment Issues in AIDS Psychiatry -- Part IX. AIDS Psychiatry and Comorbid Medical Conditions -- Hepatitis C and HIV Coinfection -- HIV-Associated Nephropathy, End-Stage Renal Disease, Dialysis, and Kidney Transplant -- Endocrine Comorbidities in Persons with HIV -- Lipodystrophy, Metabolic Disorders, and Cardiovascular Disorders in Persons with HIV -- Overview of HIV-Associated Comorbidities -- Part X. Ethical and Health Policy Aspects of AIDS Psychiatry -- Burnout, Occupational Hazards, and Health Care Workers with HIV -- End-of-Life Issues -- Ethical Issues, Advance Directives, and Surrogate Decision-Making -- Health Services and Policy Issues in AIDS Psychiatry.
- Contemporary psychodynamic psychotherapy for children and adolescents : integrating intersubjectivity and neuroscience2015 SpringerDelgado, Sergio V.; Pedapati, Ernest V.; Strawn, Jeffrey R.Contemporary psychodynamic theory profoundly impacts our understanding of the development of psychopathology in young patients. However, while much has been written about this theory's influence on the psychotherapy techniques used with adults, little attention has been paid to its practical clinical applications in psychotherapeutic work with children and adolescents. This book explains how the new concepts derived from contemporary psychodynamic theory have made it necessary to revise our understanding of and approach to young patients in psychotherapy. It reviews the recent contributions from contemporary two-person relational psychodynamic theory and employs detailed case examples to bring to life this theory's practical applications in child and adolescent psychotherapy. Psychotherapists and students of psychotherapy will find this book a valuable source of information on contemporary psychodynamic theory and a useful resource for introducing a contemporary style into their practice, co-constructing with the patient a narrative to achieve the desired goals.
- Co-occurring addictive and psychiatric disorders : a practice-based handbook from a European perspective2015 SpringerDom, Geert; Moggi, Franz.This book provides a comprehensive, state of the art overview covering both the diagnosis and the treatment of dual disorders ? joint psychiatric and substance use disorders ? in a way that is highly relevant to clinical work and the organization of care systems. It is designed to meet the real need for a European perspective on dual disorders, taking into account the realities of European treatment organization. All chapters have been written by European authors on the basis of existing European treatment programs or guidelines and European research. Dual disorders are increasingly encountered by health professionals working in mental health and addiction care, and they represent a formidable challenge for caregivers, care organizations, and society as a whole. During the past decade, various approaches and programs have been designed to challenge the traditional gap between addiction treatment and mental health care. The overwhelming majority of the programs, however, have emanated from the United States. Given the vast differences between the European and U.S. health contexts, it can be questioned whether these American-oriented treatment programs are of value in European countries. Co-occurring Addictive and Psychiatric Disorders ? A Practice-Based Handbook from a European Perspective therefore represents a timely and much-needed addition to literature on the subject.
- 2012 ClinicalKeyPhelan, Michael; Stern, Julian; Wright, Padraig."This is a new edition of a highly successful, award winning textbook for trainee psychiatrists, covering in one volume all the subjects required for the new MRCPsych and similar exams. Written in a highly engaging manner, it will also prove invaluable to qualified psychiatrists who need to keep up-to-date with the latest developments, as well as clinical psychologists, general practitioners, psychiatric nurses and senior medical students. Concise yet comprehensive, "Core Psychiatry" reflects the latest developments in the curriculum plus all that is new and essential in clinical practice and the sciences that underpin it. It includes new information on the new Mental Capacity Act and Mental Health Act as well as enhanced sections on psychopharmacology, old age psychiatry, child and adolescent psychiatry, forensic psychiatry and rehabilitation. The book also makes reference to the latest NICE guidelines and includes new sections on sleep medicine and trauma psychiatry."--Publisher's website.
- 2008 SpringerO'Donnell, Patricio.Schizophrenia genes: searching for common features, functions, and mechanisms -- Towards a molecular classification of illness: effects of schizophrenia susceptibility loci on clinical symptoms and cognitive function -- Homer: a genetic factor in schizophrenia? -- Neuroregulin-erbB signaling and the pathogenesis of schizophrenia -- Nicotinic cholinergic cortical dysfunction in schizophrenia -- Role for glutamate receptors, transporters, and interacting proteins in cortical dysfunction in schizophrenia -- Cortical circuit dysfunction in the NMDA receptor hypofunction model for the psychosis of schizophrenia -- Alterations in hippocampal function in schizophrenia: its genetic associations and systems implications -- Identifying novel target genes in psychotic disorder network association analyses -- Alterations in cortical GABA neurotransmission in schizophrenia: causes and consequences -- Increased cortical excitability as a critical element in schizophrenia pathophysiology.
- 2002 ScienceDirectCiarrocchi, Joseph W.
- 2015 SpringerNicholls, Dasha; Robinson, Paul H.Anorexia and bulimia nervosa are serious disorders affecting pre-adolescents, adolescents and adults with high levels of co-morbidity, disability and mortality. The medical manifestations of these disorders are intrinsic to the illness and its treatment; some are secondary to malnutrition whereas others are the result of purging or other weight-controlling behaviours and a further group is due to poor management of nutritional problems. This book focuses on the role of the psychiatric, medical, nutritional and psychiatric assessment and management of severely ill patients with anorexia nervosa. Leading clinicians and researchers address the essentials of risk assessment, the identification of complications and the monitoring of treatment progress. Location of care and the role of the team are fully addressed, with due consideration of legal and ethical issues. Practical guidelines are included on risk assessment, management of acute and chronic physical problems, feeding during treatment and consent, as outlined in the MARSIPAN (2010) and Junior MARSIPAN (2012) documents. Critical Care for Anorexia Nervosa will be of value for medical and paediatric teams, GPs, psychiatrists℗ℓand all health-care professionals involved in the treatment of acutely ill patients with℗ℓanorexia℗ℓnervosa.
- 2007 SpringerTang, Catherine So-kum; Wilson, John P.
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- 2013 KargerAlarcón, Renato D."Cultural Psychiatry with emphasis on its impact on etio-pathogenesis, diagnosis, clinical practice, preventive and research activities are topics discussed in this publication which give readers a general conceptual perspective of this field. Cultural aspects of psychiatric diagnosis in DSM-5 in particular and the current status of Cultural Psychiatry in European countries are discussed. Of unique importance to the field of psychosomatics are the reviews on so-called culture-bound syndromes and somatization and culture. Ethnopsychopharmacology, pharmacogenomics, current and future research perspectives in Cultural Psychiatry and bioethical dimensions of cultural psychosomatics are also reviewed. The volume closes with an epilogue and conclusions resulting from the examined topics. Psychiatrists, psychologists, social scientists and other mental health professionals involved in clinical practice and research groups as well as trainees and students will find that this publication provides a cogent perspective of current practice and research issues about a field that has enormous clinical relevance and which, until recently, has been systematically neglected"--Back cover.
- 2012 SpringerGeyer, Mark A.; Gross, Gerhard."Six decades after the serendipitous discovery of chlorpromazine as an antipsychotic and four decades after the launch of clozapine, the first atypical or second generation antipsychotic, psychopharmacology has arrived at an important crossroad. It is clear that pharmacological research and pharmaceutical development must now focus on complementary or even alternative mechanisms of action to address unmet medical needs, i.e. poorly treated domains of schizophrenia, improved acceptance by patients, better adherence to medication, safety in psychoses in demented patients, and avoiding cardiac and metabolic adverse effects. The first completely novel mechanisms evolving from our insights into the pathophysiology of psychotic disorders, especially the role of glutamatergic mechanisms in schizophrenia, are now under development, and further principles are on the horizon. This situation, in many respects similar to that when the initial second-generation antipsychotics became available, can be rewarding for all. Preclinical and clinical researchers now have the opportunity to confirm their hypotheses and the pharmaceutical industry may be able to develop really novel classes of therapeutics...Our intention was to capture both the accumulated preclinical and clinical knowledge about current antipsychotics as well as prospects for new and potentially more specific antischizophrenia principles. These efforts should be based on the pathophysiology of the diseases and the affected neurotransmitter systems. Since preclinical research on antipsychotic compounds is only reliable when intimately linked through translational aspects to clinical results, we decided to include clinical science as well. It turned out that that this endeavor could not be covered by a single volume. We [prepared] two volumes: Current Antipsychotics and Novel Antischizophrenia Treatments. These topics cannot really be separated from one another and should be seen as a composite entity despite the somewhat arbitrary separation of contributions into two volumes. The continuing challenges of developing improved and safer antipsychotic medications remain of concern and are discussed in the first volume. The new opportunities for the field to develop and license adjunctive treatments for the negative symptoms and cognitive deficits that are treated inadequately by existing compounds have been incentivized recently and provide the focus for the second volume."--Publisher's description.
- 2008 AccessMedicineEbert, Michael H.Clinical decision making in psychiatry / Barry Nurcombe -- Psychiatric epidemiology / Dan G. Blazer -- Psychiatric genetics / John I. Nurnberger, Jr. & Wade Berrettini -- The psychiatric interview / Barry Nurcombe & Michael H. Ebert -- Diagnostic encounter for children and adolescents / Barry Nurcombe -- Psychological and neuropsychological assessment / James S. Walker, Howard B. Roback, & Larry Welch -- Diagnostic evaluation for children and adolescents / Barry Nurcombe & Michael G. Tramontana -- Developmental psychology / Kenneth A. Dodge -- Psychopharmacologic interventions / Richard C. Shelton -- Behavioral and cognitive-behavioral interventions / Travis Thompson & Steven D. Hollon -- Psychodynamic and social interventions / James I. Nash & James W. Lomax -- Diagnostic formulation, treatment planning, and modes of treatment in children and adolescents / Barry Nurcombe -- Preventive psychiatry / Barry Nurcombe -- Delirium, dementia, and amnestic syndromes / Joseph A. Kwentus & Howard Kirshner -- Substance-related disorders / Richard C. Shelton -- Schizophrenia / Herbert Y. Meltzer ... [et al.] -- Other psychotic disorders / Richard C. Shelton -- Mood disorders / Peter T. Loosen & Richard C. Shelton -- Anxiety disorders / Richard C. Shelton -- Posttraumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder / Douglas C. Johnson, John H. Krystal, & Steven M. Southwick -- Obsessive-compulsive disorder / William A. Hewlett -- Somatoform disorders / Charles V. Ford -- Factitious disorders and malingering / Charles V. Ford -- Dissociative disorders / Barry Nurcombe -- Sexual dysfunction and paraphilias / Richard Balon & R. Taylor Segraves -- Eating disorders / Harry E. Gwirtsman, James E. Mitchell, & Michael H. Ebert -- Sleep disorders / Camellia P. Clark, Polly J. Moore, & J. Christian Gillin -- Impulse-control disorders / John W. Thompson, Jr. & Daniel K. Winstead -- Adjustment disorders / Ronald M. Salomon & Lucy Salomon -- Personality disorders / David Janowsky -- Intellectual disability / Ludwik S. Szymanski, Sandra L. Friedman, & Elizabeth L. Leonard -- Learning disorders / Michael G. Tramontana -- Motor skills disorder and communication disorders / Michael G. Tramontana & Barry Nurcombe -- Autism and pervasive developmental disorders / Fred R. Volkmar -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Thomas Spencer -- Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder / Barry Nurcombe -- Substance-related disorders in adolescents / Yifrah Kaminer & Deborah R. Simkin -- Depressive disorders in children and adolescents / David A. Brent & Lisa Pan -- Pediatric bipolar disorder / David A. Brent & Raymond J. Pan -- Suicidal behavior in children and adolescents / Robert A. King -- Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents / Barry Nurcombe -- Child maltreatment / William Bernet -- Posttraumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents following a single-event trauma / Brett McDermott -- Tourette disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents / Michael H. Bloch & James F. Leckman -- Developmental disorders of attachment, feeding, elimination, and sleeping / Barry Nurcombe -- Gender identity disorder / William Bernet -- Psychological reactions to acute and chronic systemic illness in pediatric patients / Barry Nurcombe -- Emergency psychiatry / Michael J. Sernyak, Jr. & Robert M. Rohrbaugh -- Consultation-liaison psychiatry / Catherine Chiles & Thomas N. Wise -- Forensic psychiatry / William Bernet.
- 2009 SpringerMaccioni, Ricardo B.; Perry, George.
- 2009 SpringerKillackey, Eóin; Lambert, Martin; Naber, Dieter.
- 2012 SpringerLambert, Martin; Naber, Dieter.Advances in pharmacotherapy and psychosocial interventions continue to improve the success of managing schizophrenia. Early detection and intervention in people with, or at risk for, psychosis give patients and their families hope for a better course of illness and an improved outcome. The interdisciplinary approach, combining pharmacotherapy and psychosocial interventions, markedly increases the chance of long-lasting remission and recovery. However, a cure for schizophrenia has yet to be found. Research, particularly in the past decade, has revealed some of the biological and genetic facets of the origins of schizophrenia, and this has contributed to the better quality of treatment. This book aims to provide a short but detailed overview of current standards of care in schizophrenia. It takes into consideration several treatment recommendations proposed in published guidelines for schizophrenia, including the guidelines by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (2009), the American Psychiatric Association (2004), the Canadian Psychiatric Association (2005), and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (2005). A major problem with guidelines such as these is the difficulties encountered in translating them into daily clinical practice. Therefore, the fundamental aim of this book is to present the guidelines as clearly as possible in the context of relevant clinical treatment issues. The book does this with the help of figures that provide the clinician with algorithms and summaries of the most important information required for the practical treatment and theoretical understanding of schizophrenia.
- 2012 SpringerDenys, Damiaan; Feenstra, Matthijs; Schuurman, Rick.Basic Principles of Deep Brain Stimulation / F. L. H. Gielen and G. C. Molnar -- Neural Circuits Affected by Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders / Suzanne N. Haber and Benjamin D. Greenberg -- Mechanisms of Action of Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders / J. Luis Lujan and Cameron C. McIntyre -- Deep Brain Stimulation in the Ventral Capsule/Ventral Striatum for the Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Role of the Bed Nucleus of the Stria Terminalis / Loes Gabriëls and Bart Nuttin -- Deep Brain Stimulation in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Targeted at the Nucleus Accumbens / Pelle P. de Koning, Pepijn van den Munckhof, Martijn Figee, Rick Schuurman and Damiaan Denys -- What is the Role of the Subthalamic Nucleus in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder? Elements and Insights from Deep Brain Stimulation Studies / William I. A. Haynes and Luc Mallet -- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders in Animals / Christine Winter -- Subcallosal Cingulate Cortex Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Refractory Mood Disorders: Evidence and Challenges / Peter Giacobbe, Nir Lipsman and Andres M. Lozano -- Deep Brain Stimulation of the Human Reward System as a Putative Treatment for Refractory Major Depression / T. E. Schlaepfer, V. A. Coenen and B. H. Bewernick -- Depression in Humans: The Ventral Capsule/Ventral Striatum / Mayur Pandya, Andre Machado and Donald Malone -- Deep Brain Stimulation in Animal Models of Depression / Brian W. Scott, José N. Nobrega and Clement Hamani -- Deep Brain Stimulation in Tourette Syndrome / L. Ackermans, I. Neuner, J. Kuhn and V. Visser-Vandewalle -- Surgical Treatments for Drug Addictions in Humans / Bomin Sun and Wei Liu -- Manipulating Addictive Behaviour in Animal Models / Rolinka M. C. Schippers, Tommy Pattij and Taco J. De Vries -- Neuropsychiatric Side Effects of Deep Brain Stimulation in Parkinson's Disease / Christine Daniels and Jens Volkmann -- Psychiatric Aspects of Parkinson's Disease in Animal Models of Deep Brain Stimulation of the Subthalamic Nucleus / S. K. H. Tan, H. Hartung, V. Visser-Vandewalle, T. Sharp and Y. Temel -- Scientific Recordings in Deep Brain Stimulation / Michael X. Cohen -- Neurotransmitter Release During Deep Brain Stimulation / Osama A. Abulseoud, Emily J. Knight and Kendall H. Lee -- The Potential Role of Nonneuronal Cells in the Deep Brain Stimulation Mechanism: What Are Glia? What Are Their Functions? Could They Be Players in Deep Brain Stimulation? / Vinata Vedam-Mai, Michael S. Okun and Elly M. Hol -- Animal Studies in Deep Brain Stimulation Research / Matthijs G. P. Feenstra and Damiaan Denys -- Neuroimaging Deep Brain Stimulation in Psychiatric Disorders / Martijn Figee, Pepijn van den Munckhof, Rick Schuurman and Damiaan Denys -- Optogenetic Strategies for the Treatment of Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Circuit-Function Analysis and Clinical Implications / Daniel L. Albaugh and Garret D. Stuber -- Next-Generation Electrodes for Steering Brain Stimulation / H. C. F. Martens, M. M. J. Decré and E. Toader -- Future Applications: Nanotechniques / Russell J. Andrews, Jessica E. Koehne and Meyya Meyyappan -- Ethical Guidance for the Use of Deep Brain Stimulation in Psychiatric Trials and Emerging Uses: Review and Reflections / Emily Bell and Eric Racine -- History of "Psychiatric" Deep Brain Stimulation: A Critical Appraisal / Marwan I. Hariz.
- Dementia in clinical practice : a neurological perspective : pragmatic studies in the cognitive function clinic. Second edition. [2nd ed.]2014 SpringerLarner, A. J.This concise, pragmatic, pocket-sized book addresses neurological contributions to the diagnosis and management of dementia through a longitudinal examination of the work undertaken in a dedicated neurological dementia clinic. It covers the use of cognitive and non-cognitive screening instruments and their diagnostic utility and the use of other diagnostic investigations: neuroimaging, neurophysiology and neuropathology. The diagnostic mix is discussed in terms of both neuropsychological syndromes and neurological diagnoses, as is the use of conventional treatments for dementia and the impact of national directives (e.g. NICE, National Dementia Strategy) on day-to-day clinical practice. Dementia in Clinical Practice: A Neurological Perspective, Second Edition is an illustrated, practical resource for medical professionals involved in the assessment and management of dementia patients. It is of particular benefit to neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, primary care practitioners and those working in the fields of neuropsychology, psychology, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy and nursing.
- 2008 SpringerWalker, Carl.
- 2008 SpringerAguilar-Gaxiola, Sergio; Gullotta, Thomas.Depression ranks as a leading mental health problem among Hispanic immigrants and their US-born children. And a wide array of issues - starting with the widespread stereotype of the "illegal immigrant" - makes the Latino experience of this condition differ from that of any other group. Depression in Latinos consolidates the conceptual, diagnostic, and clinical knowledge base on this salient topic, providing coverage from prevalence to prevention, from efficient screening to effective interventions. In this concise yet comprehensive volume, leading clinicians, researchers, and academics offer extensive research and clinical findings, literature reviews (e.g., an in-depth chapter on the Mexican American Prevalence and Services Survey), and insights gathered from first-hand experience in clinical practice. Perceptive information is offered on the most urgent and complex issues on depression in this diverse and dynamic population, including: (1) the impact language, culture, and societal factors have on depression and its diagnosis; (2) the most relevant assessment instruments; (3) how depression manifests among Latino children, youth, and seniors as well as in Latinas; (4) the relationship between depression and substance abuse; (5) the most effective evidence-based treatment methods; and (6) the efficacy of interventions for depression at the community level.
- 2013 PsychiatryOnlineSection 1. DSM-5 basics. Introduction -- Use of the manual -- Cautionary statement for forensic use of DSM-5 -- Section 2. Diagnostic criteria and codes. Neurodevelopmental disorders -- Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders -- Bipolar and related disorders -- Depressive disorders -- Anxiety disorders -- Obsessive-compulsive and related disorders -- Dissociative disorders -- Somatic symptom and related disorders -- Feeding and eating disorders -- Elimination disorders -- Sleep-wake disorders -- Sexual dysfunctions -- Gender dysphoria -- Disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders -- Substance-related and addictive disorders -- Neurocognitive disorders -- Personality disorders -- Paraphilic disorders -- Other mental disorders -- Medication-induced movement disorders and other adverse effect of medication -- Other conditions that may be a focus of clinical attention -- Section 3. Emerging measures and models. Assessment measures -- Cultural formulation -- Alternative DSM-5 Model for Personality Disorders -- Conditions for further study -- Appendix. Highlights of changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5 -- Glossary of technical terms -- Alphabetic listing of DSM-5 diagnoses and codes (ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM) -- Numerical listing of DSM-5 diagnoses and codes (ICD-9-CM) -- Numerical listing of DSM-5 diagnoses and codes (ICD-10-CM) -- DSM-5 advisors and other contributors.Also available: Print – 2013
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- 2010 SpringerHersen, Michel; Segal, Daniel L.Basic issues in interviewing and the interview process / Daniel L. Segal, Andrea June, and Meghan A. Marty -- Interviewing strategies. rapport, and empathy / Catherine Miller -- Presenting problem, history of presenting problem, and social history / Philinda Smith Hutchings and Thomas B. Virden -- Mental status examination / Michael Daniel and Jessica Gurczynski -- Dealing with defense and defensiveness in interviews / Steven N. Gold and Yenys Castillo -- Consideration of neuropsychological factors in interviewing / Brian Yochim -- Anxiety disorders / Rose C. Smith ... [et al.] -- Mood disorders / Leilani Feliciano and Amber M. Gum -- Schizophrenia / Wendy N. Tenhula and Jason Peer -- Personality disorders / Brian P. O'Connor and Edouard S. St. Pierre -- Alcohol problems / David C. Hodgins, Katherine Diskin, and Jonathan N. Stea -- Drug abuse / Jessica F. Magidson, Marina A. Bornovalova, and Stacey B. Daughters -- Sexual dysfunctions and deviations / Caroline F. Pukall, Marta Meana, and Yolanda Fernandez -- Eating disorders / Risa J. Stein, Ryan D. Field, and John P. Foreyt -- Psychophysiological disorders / Ivan R. Molton and Katherine A. Raichle -- Posttraumatic stress disorder / Erin Smith and Sheila A.M. Rauch -- Marital dyads / William Fals-Stewart, Wendy K.K. Lam, and Michelle L. Kelley -- Children / Mary Ashton Phillips and Alan M. Gross -- Sexually and physically abused children / Grace S. Hubel, Mary Fran Flood, and David J. Hansen -- Older adults / Christine Gould, Barry A. Edelstein, and Caroline Ciliberti -- Interviewing inheathh psychology and medical settings / Jay M. Behel and Bruce Rybarczyk.
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Continuously expanding, all databases in the repository contain the latest editions of selected medical titles.MicroMedex: Premier pharmaceutical information source containing multiple databases and drug reference tools. Of particular value is DRUGDEX Evaluations, one of the most comprehensive drug sources available.DynaMed is a clinical information resource used by physicians to answer clinical questions quickly and easily at the point of care. Topics are updated daily as new evidence becomes available.Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.A drug information resource containing: American Hospital Formulary System (AHFS), drug formulary for Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (LPCH) and Stanford Hospital & Clinics (SHC), Lexi-Drugs (adverse reactions, dosage and administration, mechanism of action, storage, use, and administration information), Lexi-Calc, Lexi-ID, Lexi-I.V. Compatibility (King Guide), Lexi-Interact, and Lexi-PALS.Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) contains coverage of nursing and allied health literature.A knowledge database that provides access to topic reviews based on over 6000 clinically relevant articles. The evidence-based content, updated regularly, provides the latest practice guidelines in 59 medical specialtiesProvides critical assessments of systematic reviews compiled from a variety of medical journals.Selects from the biomedical literature original studies and systematic reviews that are immediately clinically relevant and then summarizes these articles in an enhanced abstract with expert commentary.
Multidisciplinary coverage of over 10,000 high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as international proceedings coverage for over 120,000 conferences.
Includes cited reference searching, citation maps, and an analyze tool.
Features systematic reviews that summarize the effects of interventions and makes a determination whether the intervention is efficacious or not.
Cochrane reviews are created through a strict process of compiling and analyzing data from multiple randomized control trials to ensure comprehensiveness and reliability.Provides systematic coverage of the psychological literature from the 1800s to the present through articles, book chapters and dissertations.BMJ Clinical Evidence. A clinical information tool built around systematic reviews summarizing the current state of knowledge about prevention and treatment of clinical conditions.PIER (Physicians' Information and Education Resource) is a Web-based decision-support tool designed for rapid point-of-care delivery of up-to-date, evidence-based guidance for primary care physicians.Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) provides access to 300,000 controlled trials that have been identified the Cochrane Collaboration.Provides drug information targeted for patients.A continually updating drug monograph.The National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC): A comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents.MedlinePlus: A repository of health information from the National Library of Medicine. Links are from trusted sites. No advertising, no endorsement of commercial companies or productsLPCH CareNotes via MicroMedex: Patient education handouts customized by LPCH clinical staffMicromedex Lab Advisor: Evidence based laboratory test informationA drug database organized by generic name, trade name and drug class.LPCH / Stanford Hospital Formulary.A goldmine of trusted consumer health information from the world's largest medical library.A trusted source of expert advice for and about kids, providing the information necessary to help patients and parents understand their unique needs.Provides patient handouts from the American Academy of Family Physician.Access to the Stanford Health Library for patients.Lane provides access to over 5,000 eBooks many of which provide helpful background material that will prepare you to better tackle primary literature.
Largest, broadest eBook package; covers all sciences, as well as technology (including software), medicine, and humanities.
In addition to covering Wiley and Springer, MyiLibrary is also the only provider for Oxford and Cambridge University Press titles. No seat restrictions.A collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly by concept, and linked to terms in PubMed abstracts.
A web-based, decision support system for infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology and antimicrobial chemotherapy. The database, updated weekly, currently includes 337 diseases, 224 countries, 1,147 microbial taxa and 306 antibacterial (-fungal, -parasitic, -viral) agents and vaccines.
Over 10,000 notes outline the status of specific infections within each country.
Provides online, full-text access to Springer's journal titles as well as journals from other publishers.
Subjects include: life sciences, chemical sciences, environmental sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics and astronomy, engineering and economics. Also includes eBooks.Collection of over 8 thousand fulltext titles in engineering, math, and basic and applied biomedical research. Coverage is from 1967 to the present.A library of ebooks on a wide array of topics, digitized and made available online in conjunction with the original publishers.