Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Castle, David J.; Buckley, Peter F.

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

ISBN: 978-0-19-969303-0

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Serves as a concise useful guide for psychiatrists, trainees, specialist nurses and interested general practitioners.

This book provides well-balanced answers to common questions about schizophrenia. Part 1 covers classification, clinical features, epidemiology, aetiological factors, brain abnormalities, and neurochemistry. Part 2 focuses on management and covers service models, and biological, psychological and social aspects of treatment. Part 3 includes patient/carer information on medications used in psychiatry, tips about dealing with side effects and enhancing adherence, and information about looking after physical health.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Castle, David J.; Buckley, Peter F.
ISBN: 978-0-19-969303-0
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 142