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Published: 26 September 2013

860 Pages


ISBN: 9780199644957

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Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry

Second Edition

Edited by Tom Dening and Alan Thomas

Oxford Textbooks in Psychiatry

  • A new edition of this classic text on old age psychiatry, comprehensively updated
  • The key text for all old age psychiatrists and trainees
  • Includes access to a concurrent online edition of the text

New to this Edition:

  • Includes new chapers on palliative care, ethics of caring, and on living and dying with dementia
  • Includes expanded coverage in the chapters on brain stimulation therapies (ECT and others), memory clinics (now more broadly as memory services), and capacity (now widened to all mental capacity and decision making)
  • Additional new authors from numerous countries bring an international perspective

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