Home > Books > Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry
Kaplan & Sadock's Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry
View PDF

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
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

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.

  • Platform:
    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

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
CAB Abstracts The most comprehensive database for applied life sciences, CAB Abstracts gives researchers instant access to over 8.4 million records, with over 360,000 abstracts added each year.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology Helps practicing neurologists to improve patient care, stay abreast of advances in neurology, and develop lifelong, self-directed learning and critical thinking skills.
JOTM
Journal of Healthcare Management Offers timely articles that inform and guide executives, managers, educators, and researchers. It contains regular columns by experts and practitioners on trending topics.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2019
A practical, highly organized resource for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, emergency medicine, nursing, and pediatrics. Provides rapid access to guidance on diagnosis, treatment, medications, follow-up, and associated factors for more than 540 diseases and conditions.

Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice
This new edition of one of the premier references for geriatric nurses in hospital, long-term, and community settings delivers current guidelines, real-life case studies, and evidence-based protocols developed by master educators and practitioners.