Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry, 4th Edition

  • Benjamin Sadock
  • Virginia A. Sadock
  • Pedro Ruiz
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1496367472
  • ISBN-13: 9781496367471
  • DDC: 616.89
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 1000 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Compact and easy to use, this volume is an authoritative, affordable text that provides must-know information in clinical psychiatry. Containing the most relevant clinical material from the best-selling Kaplan and Sadock’s Synopsis of Psychiatry, Eleventh Edition, it offers step-by-step guidance on the clinical examination, the psychiatric report, medical assessment of the psychiatric patient, laboratory tests, and signs and symptoms, as well as all psychiatric and substance-related disorders, with special chapters on children, adolescents, and the elderly. It also covers special topics such as emergency psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, ethics, and palliative and end-of-life care.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Classification in Psychiatry.
2: Psychiatric Interview, History, and Mental Status Examination.
3: Medical Assessment and Laboratory Testing in Psychiatry.
4: Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders.
5: Mood Disorders.
6: Anxiety Disorders.
7: Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders.
8: Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorder.
9: Dissociative Disorders.
10: Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders.
11: Feeding and Eating Disorders.
12: Normal Sleep and Sleep-Wake Disorders.
13: Human Sexuality and Sexual Dysfunctions.
14: Gender Dysphoria.
15: Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders.
16: Substance Related and Addictive Disorders.
17: Neurocognitive Disorders.
18: Personality Disorders.
19: Emergency Psychiatric Medicine.
20: Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Psychiatry.
21: Other Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention.
22: Physical and Sexual Abuse of Adults.
23: Psychiatry and Reproductive Medicine.
24: Psychotherapies.
25: Psychopharmacological Treatment.
26: Brain Stimulation Methods.
27: Child Psychiatry.
28: Adulthood.
29: Geriatric Psychiatry.
30: End-of-Life Issues.
31: Public Psychiatry.
32: Forensic Psychiatry and Ethics in Psychiatry.
33: World Aspects of Psychiatry.
Glossary of Signs and Symptoms in Psychiatry*.