Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry and Oxford Handbook of Neurology by Hadi ManjiOxford Handbook of Psychiatry and Oxford Handbook of Neurology by Hadi Manji

Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry and Oxford Handbook of Neurology

byHadi ManjiEditorDavid Semple, Roger Smyth

Paperback | August 13, 2016

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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Medical Handbooks series are now available in this great value pack.Fully revised and updated for the third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry provides the most up-to-date information clinically relevant to the doctor on the ground. Using a presentation-based format it provides detailed advice on clinical decision making after diagnosis. This handbook is anindispensable companion for any professional working in psychiatric medicine. Covering all major psychiatric conditions and sub-specialties, this handbook provides practical and comprehensive guidelines and in-depth coverage of psychiatric assessment, psychopathology, evidence-based practice, therapeutic issues, and transcultural psychiatry. Fully up-to-date with the latestrevisions of the DSM-IV and the ICD10, it is indexed alphabetically by classification codes and acute presentations for quick access. It reflects the recent major changes to psychiatric training and examination as well as the latest drug information. Reviewed by experienced clinicians, and revised by Specialist Trainees, this handbook not only gives expert advice for psychiatry professionals, but is also directly relevant to trainees in psychiatry. For the third edition, new information includes guidance on Adult ADHD, information on new drugsof abuse (e,g, GBL, GHB, mephodrone), and clinical decision-making in the prison setting. With such broad coverage and depth of guidance, this is the must-have pocket guide for all professionals and trainees working in psychiatry. Fully updated for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Neurology is the definitive guide for all those working in neurology and neurosurgery. This practical and concise quick-reference resource includes a wealth of information and invaluable clinical guidance to ensure all readers stayup-to-date in this fast-moving specialty. Now including brand new chapters on neurological emergencies and neurology within other medical specialties, this handbook includes the most cutting-edge management and treatment options, drugs, and neurosurgical techniques. Covering the entire breadth of neurology with additional sections onneuroanatomy, neurosurgery, neuroradiology and neurophysiology, it includes common presentations and disorders as well as information on neurological assessment. Packed full of illustrations to ensure ease-of reference, and valuable clinical advice from experts in the field, the reader can be surethey will always have all the information they need at their fingertips.
Dr David Semple was born and educated in Coleraine, Northern Ireland, studying Medicine at the University of Edinburgh from 1987-1992. He trained in Psychiatry in the Borders/South East Scotland during which time he conducted research funded by Wellcome into the long-term effects of ecstasy. During his time as a Lecturer/Specialist Reg...
Title:Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry and Oxford Handbook of NeurologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1744 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 2.26 inPublished:August 13, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198793944

ISBN - 13:9780198793946

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Table of Contents

Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry1. Thinking about psychiatry2. Psychiatric assessment3. Symptoms of psychiatric illness4. Evidence-based psychiatry5. Organic illness6. Schizophrenia and related psychoses7. Depressive illness8. Bipolar illness9. Anxiety and stress-related disorders10. Eating and impulse-control disorders11. Sleep disorders12. Sexual disorders13. Personality disorders14. Old age psychiatry15. Substance misuse16. Child and adolescent psychiatry17. Forensic psychiatry18. Learning disability19. Liaison psychiatry20. Psychotherapy21. Legal issues22. Transcultural psychiatry23. Therapeutic issues24. Difficult and urgent situations25. Useful resources26. ICD-10/DSM-IV indexOxford Handbook of Neurology1. Neurological history and examination2. Neuroanatomy3. Neurological emergencies4. Common clinical presentations5. Neurological disorders6. Neurology in medicine7. Neurosurgery8. Clinical neurophysiology9. Neuroradiology

Editorial Reviews

"Enjoyable, concise, relevant, accesible information, clear, logical, essential reading for anyone in mental health, highly recommended!" --Reader review, Philip Cowin