Journals Higher Education

$110.00

Paperback

12 October 2012

832 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199605613


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (05)

Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

Sixth Edition

Philip Cowen, Paul Harrison, and Tom Burns

  • The Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry is authored by three of the most experienced clinicians and researchers in European psychiatry and neuroscience, providing a coherence and uniformity and balance that is seldom achieved in edited volumes.
  • Now in its sixth edition, the content has continually been refined over the years; resulting in a book that gives the reader exactly the material they need.
  • Now includes more coverage of the field of social psychiatry - a field growing in importance and influence - with the expansion in community mental health services.
  • The book is strong on practical, evidence-based guidance as well as providing succinct analyses of clinical and scientific foundations
  • The Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry has always been an authored, rather than edited, book. This has numerous benefits for the reader - in particular a coherence and uniformity and balance that is seldom achieved in edited volumes
  • The 6th edition includes more coverage on social psychiatry (as a result of the presence of Tom Burns in the authorship)
  • Includes more on psychiatric services and community mental health teams
  • Updated to include the latest developments in the fast moving fields of genetics and neuroscience, showing the influence these are having on the field of psychiatry
Share:

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Medicine & Health > Psychiatry