By Robert Schneider MD, FACP and James L. Levenson, MD
Psychiatry Essentials for Primary Care is an easy-to-use resource written specifically for general clinicians from the general medical point of view! It helps physicians recognize, screen, and manage various psychiatric disorders. Focusing on MAPSO (mood disorders, anxiety, psychosis, substance-induced and organic/other issues) the book provides clear guidance on the most common disorders primary-care physicians encounter.
Table of Contents
"Highly recommend this comprehensive, easy-to-read book." - Family Medicine
- The Current Standards of Care
- Therapy Recommendations
- Medication Tables
- Patient Resources
Packed with helpful features, Psychiatry Essentials for Primary Care presents all the information non-specialists will need clearly and concisely. Throughout the book, mnemonics reinforce key concepts and make them easy to remember.
Guides to psychiatry to often leave physicians feeling overwhelmed with more information than they need to better treat their patients; Psychiatry Essentials for Primary Care is the cornerstone for psychiatric knowledge physicians have been waiting for!
- Product #330371020
- 274 pp., 2008, softcover