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Manual of clinical psychopharmacology

Author: Alan F Schatzberg; Jonathan O Cole; Charles DeBattista
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
Since publication of the first edition of this book in 1986, the number of psychotropic medications has expanded greatly, and these medications are being used in unforeseen and unprecedented ways. Pharmaceutical companies develop and clinicians and patients await new drug therapies to treat diverse conditions, from attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder to social phobia, from posttraumatic stress disorder to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan F Schatzberg; Jonathan O Cole; Charles DeBattista
ISBN: 9781585623778 1585623776
OCLC Number: 529295637
Description: xxiii, 720 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: General principles of psychopharmacological treatment --
Diagnosis and classification --
Antidepressants --
Antipsychotic drugs --
Mood stabilizers --
Antianxiety agents --
Hypnotics --
Stimulants and other fast-acting drugs --
Augmentation strategies for treatment-resistant disorders --
Emergency department treatment --
Pharmacotherapy for substance use disorders --
Pharmacotherapy in special situations.
Responsibility: Alan F. Schatzberg, Jonathan O. Cole, Charles DeBattista.


Revised by preeminent psychopharmacologists, the book presents systematic, comprehensive, yet utterly accessible information and practical advice for applying psychotropic medications to the  Read more...
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"This remains an outstanding contribution to the practice of psychiatry and a must read for trainees in psychiatry."-- "Doody Enterprises, Inc., Michael Joel Schrift, D.O., M.A.", "August 2010"

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