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The Resource Mood disorders : a practical guide, S. Nassir Ghaemi ; foreword by Frederick K. Goodwin

Mood disorders : a practical guide, S. Nassir Ghaemi ; foreword by Frederick K. Goodwin

Label
Mood disorders : a practical guide
Title
Mood disorders
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
S. Nassir Ghaemi ; foreword by Frederick K. Goodwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Using a practical, how-to approach, the text addresses both unipolar and bipolar mood disorders - guiding you from etiology, pathogenesis, and diagnosis to clear discussions of currently used drug and psychotherapeutic treatments, their applications, and their effectiveness."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ghaemi, S. Nassir
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC537
LC item number
.G48 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Practical guides in psychiatry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Affective disorders
  • Depression, Mental
Label
Mood disorders : a practical guide, S. Nassir Ghaemi ; foreword by Frederick K. Goodwin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Sect. I.
  • Introduction to Mood Disorders
  • 1.
  • Diagnosis and Description of Mood Disorders.
  • p. 2
  • 2.
  • Unipolar Depressive Spectrum.
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Bipolar Spectrum.
  • p. 28
  • Sect. II.
  • Basic Principles
  • 4.
  • Genes and Environment.
  • p. 38
  • 5.
  • Kindling Hypothesis.
  • p. 49
  • 6.
  • Levels of Evidence.
  • p. 55
  • 7.
  • Definitions of Drug Classes.
  • p. 62
  • Sect. III.
  • Treatment of Unipolar Depression
  • 8.
  • General Principles.
  • p. 70
  • 9.
  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors and Tricyclic Antidepressants.
  • p. 78
  • 10.
  • Atypical Antidepressants.
  • p. 85
  • 11.
  • Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors.
  • p. 94
  • 12.
  • Treatment Strategies for Refractory Unipolar Depression.
  • p. 106
  • Sect. IV.
  • Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
  • 13.
  • General Principles.
  • p. 128
  • 14.
  • Lithium.
  • p. 138
  • 15.
  • Standard Anticonvulsants.
  • p. 144
  • 16.
  • Novel Anticonvulsants.
  • p. 155
  • 17.
  • Atypical Neuroleptic Agents.
  • p. 166
  • 18.
  • Standard Antidepressants.
  • p. 183
  • 19.
  • Treatment Strategies for Refractory Bipolar Disorder.
  • p. 192
  • Sect. V.
  • Special Topics
  • 20.
  • Controversies Regarding the Bipolar Spectrum.
  • p. 202
  • 21.
  • Conundrum of Schizoaffective Disorder.
  • p. 214
  • 22.
  • Drug Interactions with Antidepressants and Mood Stabilizers.
  • p. 222
  • 23.
  • Polypharmacy.
  • p. 229
  • 24.
  • Psychotherapy.
  • p. 233
  • 25.
  • Special Populations: Children, the Elderly, Gender, and Race.
  • p. 238
  • Appendices.
  • p. 247
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 275
Control code
l82003047617
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780781727839
Lccn
2003047617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Mood disorders : a practical guide, S. Nassir Ghaemi ; foreword by Frederick K. Goodwin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Sect. I.
  • Introduction to Mood Disorders
  • 1.
  • Diagnosis and Description of Mood Disorders.
  • p. 2
  • 2.
  • Unipolar Depressive Spectrum.
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Bipolar Spectrum.
  • p. 28
  • Sect. II.
  • Basic Principles
  • 4.
  • Genes and Environment.
  • p. 38
  • 5.
  • Kindling Hypothesis.
  • p. 49
  • 6.
  • Levels of Evidence.
  • p. 55
  • 7.
  • Definitions of Drug Classes.
  • p. 62
  • Sect. III.
  • Treatment of Unipolar Depression
  • 8.
  • General Principles.
  • p. 70
  • 9.
  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors and Tricyclic Antidepressants.
  • p. 78
  • 10.
  • Atypical Antidepressants.
  • p. 85
  • 11.
  • Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors.
  • p. 94
  • 12.
  • Treatment Strategies for Refractory Unipolar Depression.
  • p. 106
  • Sect. IV.
  • Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
  • 13.
  • General Principles.
  • p. 128
  • 14.
  • Lithium.
  • p. 138
  • 15.
  • Standard Anticonvulsants.
  • p. 144
  • 16.
  • Novel Anticonvulsants.
  • p. 155
  • 17.
  • Atypical Neuroleptic Agents.
  • p. 166
  • 18.
  • Standard Antidepressants.
  • p. 183
  • 19.
  • Treatment Strategies for Refractory Bipolar Disorder.
  • p. 192
  • Sect. V.
  • Special Topics
  • 20.
  • Controversies Regarding the Bipolar Spectrum.
  • p. 202
  • 21.
  • Conundrum of Schizoaffective Disorder.
  • p. 214
  • 22.
  • Drug Interactions with Antidepressants and Mood Stabilizers.
  • p. 222
  • 23.
  • Polypharmacy.
  • p. 229
  • 24.
  • Psychotherapy.
  • p. 233
  • 25.
  • Special Populations: Children, the Elderly, Gender, and Race.
  • p. 238
  • Appendices.
  • p. 247
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 275
Control code
l82003047617
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780781727839
Lccn
2003047617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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