Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: David, Antony; Fleminger, Simon; Kopelman, Michael; Lovestone, Simon; and Mellers, John
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 94
Over the past 30 years, thousands of physicians have depended on Lishman’s Organic Psychiatry. Its authoritative and reliable clinical guidance was - and still is - beyond compare.
This classic textbook has now been extensively revised by a team of five authors, yet it follows the tradition of the original single-authored book. It continues to provide a comprehensive review of the cognitive, emotional and behavioral consequences of cerebral disorders and their manifestations in clinical practice. Enabling clinicians to formulate incisive diagnoses and appropriate treatment strategies, it is an invaluable source of information for practising psychiatrists, neurologists and trainees, and: