Journals Higher Education

$64.99

Flexicover

Published: 24 September 2019

1200 Pages

7.1 x 3.9 inches

ISBN: 9780198795551


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Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry

Fourth Edition

David Semple and Roger Smyth

Oxford Medical Handbooks

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of child, adolescent, adult, and old-age psychiatric conditions, thoroughly updated with the latest changes to legislature and classification
  • Features discussion of historical context, current controversies, and ongoing challenges to provide a holistic view of the specialty
  • Filled with clinical observations, guidance, and commentary from the authors' practical experiences of working in the field
  • Offers practical guidance for principles and management of individual conditions

New to this Edition:

  • Includes a new section on neuropsychiatry to reflect the increased understanding of the biological basis of mental disorders
  • Thoroughly updated with the latest changes to legislature, classification, and licensed drug indications
  • Rewritten to reflect the evolution of ideas influencing psychiatric thinking, including global mental health and gender-related issues
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