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Demystifying Schizophrenia For The General Practitioner
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Demystifying Schizophrenia For The General Practitioner

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Siegel, Steven J., MD, PhD and LaRiena, Ralph
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-0-763-75865-3
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An essential manual for clinicians illustrating how schizophrenia affects patients, their families and society using poignant real world examples to explain its onset, progression and prognosis

This book includes criteria for diagnosing schizophrenia based on the Diagnostic Statistical Manual (DSM). Special emphasis is placed on differential diagnosis, co-morbidities, medications, and additional treatment options. The authors provide expert guidance on helping patients to cope with family and cultural issues for this highly complex disorder.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Siegel, Steven J., MD, PhD and LaRiena, Ralph
  • ISBN: 978-0-763-75865-3
  • Specialty:
    Abnormal Psychology
    Clinical Psychology
    Rehabilitation
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 266
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009

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