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Published: 12 October 2017

896 Pages


ISBN: 9780198747437

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Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

Seventh Edition

Paul Harrison, Philip Cowen, Tom Burns, and Mina Fazel

  • The Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry is authored by four 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 seventh 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

New to this Edition:

  • The 7th edition includes more coverage on social psychiatry
  • 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

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