Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Coffey, C. Edward; McAllister, Thomas W.; Silver, Jonathan M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 89
Offers practical, explicit, evidence-based guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders.
Concise, clinically oriented chapters cover all psychiatric and behavioral disorders associated with brain dysfunction. Each chapter describes the syndrome and its pathophysiology and provides evidence-based recommendations for assessment and biopsychosocial treatment. Additional chapters cover forensic neuropsychiatry and rational use of brain imaging and electrophysiology. Ideally suited for use in the clinical setting. Excellent review for the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties' certification exam in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry.
Guide to Neuropsychiatric Therapeutics