Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders by Roger McIntyreTreatment-Resistant Mood Disorders by Roger McIntyre

Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders

byRoger McIntyreEditorAndre Carvalho

Paperback | April 26, 2015

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Treatment-resistant major depression and bipolar disorder are highly prevalent and disabling conditions associated with substantial morbidity and mortality. The assessment and management of refractory patients with mood disorders is a major clinical challenge for mental health providers. Partof the Oxford Psychiatry Library (OPL) series, this pocketbook provides a concise view of the current definitions, assessment and evidence-based management of treatment-resistant mood disorders and reviews novel therapeutic targets for mood disorders, which may enhance the therapeutic armamentariumof clinicians in the near future. The pocketbook serves as a useful guide for mental health practitioners, including psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, trainees, and interested primary care physicians.
Professor Andre F. Carvalho, MD, PhD, is Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Psychiatry Research Group, Faculty of Medicine at Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, CE Brazil. Roger S. McIntyre is currently a Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology at the University of Toronto and Head of the Mood Disorders Psychopharmacology Unit at...
Title:Treatment-Resistant Mood DisordersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pagesPublished:April 26, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198707991

ISBN - 13:9780198707998


Table of Contents

1. Marcelo T. Berlim, Santiago Tovar-Perdomo and Marcelo P. A. Fleck: Treatment-resistant major depressive disorder: Current Definitions, Epidemiology and Assessment2. Chris Abbott and Mauricio Tohen: Treatment-resistant bipolar disorder: current definitions, epidemiology and assessment3. Jelena Vrublevska and Konstantinos N. Fountoulakis: Determinants of Treatment Resistance: Health Systems and Public Policy Implications4. Sheng-Min Wang and Chi-Un Pae: The influence of psychiatric and medical comorbidities in treatment resistance for mood disorders5. Andrew Haddon Kemp, Andre Russowsky Brunoni and Rodrigo Machado-Vieira: Predictors of treatment response in major depressive disorder6. Benicio N. Frey: Predictors of Treatment Response in Bipolar Disorder: Lessons from Longitudinal Studies7. Andre F. Carvalho, Thomas N. Hyphantis and Roger S. McIntyre: Evidence-based Pharmacological Approaches for Treatment-Resistant Major Depressive Disorder8. Poon SH and Sim K: Evidence-based pharmacological approaches for treatment-resistant bipolar disorder9. Jenny Guidi and Giovanni A. Fava: Psychosocial management of treatment-resistant mood disorders: current evidence10. Eric Cretaz, Alexandre Duarte Gigante and Beny Lafer: Electroconvulsive therapy for treatment-resistant mood disorders11. Andre Russowsky Brunoni, Pedro Shiozawa and Felipe Fregni: Novel non-invasive brain stimulation approaches for treatment-resistant mood disorders12. Giacobbe P, Lipsman N, Lozano A and Kennedy SH: Vagus Nerve Stimulation and Deep Brain Stimulation: Implantable Device-Related Neurostimulation for Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders13. Marcio Gerhardt Soeiro-de-Souza and Rodrigo Machado-Vieira: Novel Therapeutic Targets for Major Depressive Disorder14. Seetal Dodd: Novel therapeutic targets for bipolar disorder

Editorial Reviews

"Innovative approaches such as 'Determinants of treatment resistance: Health systems and public policy implications'; 'Novel non-invasive brain stimulation approaches for treatment-resistant mood disorders'; 'Novel therapeutic targets for major depressive disorder' ... will be wellreceived." --Sergio A. Strejilevich, Bipolar Disorder Program, Institute of Neurosciences, Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina