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Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry
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Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 4th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Sadock, Benjamin; Sadock, Virginia A.; Ruiz, Pedro
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-34525-7
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87
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An authoritative, affordable text that provides must-know information in clinical psychiatry - the most relevant clinical material from the best-selling Kaplan and Sadock’s Synopsis of Psychiatry, Eleventh Edition.

The book 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.

Key features:
- Provides concise but thorough coverage of the entire field of clinical psychiatry, including biologic, psychologic, and sociologic factors in health and disease.
- Contains real-world case histories throughout.
- Includes thorough updates and revisions throughout, all consistent with the DSM-5.
- Features new and extensively revised coverage of childhood disorders, gender dysphoria, issues affecting LGBT persons, reproductive medicine, physician-assisted suicide, PTSD, the effects of terrorism and torture, and much more.
- Includes new chapters on public psychiatry and world aspects of psychiatry, as well as a new section on brain stimulation methods.
- Features a unique, comprehensive glossary of psychiatric signs and symptoms, new to this edition.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Sadock, Benjamin; Sadock, Virginia A.; Ruiz, Pedro
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-34525-7
  • Specialty:
    Clinical Psychology
    Neurology
    Occupational Therapy
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
    Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
    Psychiatry
    Psychopharmacology
    Residents
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th Ed.
  • Pages: 1000
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2017
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87

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