Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital-widely respected as one of the world's premier psychiatric institutions-provide practical advice on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric issues experienced by in-hospital, medically ill adults and children. This compact resource reads like a handbook, but delivers all the details you'd expect from a textbook. Find information quickly thanks to an improved chapter organization, and get just the answers you need with concise yet complete coverage appropriate for psychiatrists and generalists alike.This chapter also reviews some of the important psychiatric uses of nonpsychiatric medications that have emerged. ... provide useful, well-studied templates for the serial assessment of relevant symptoms. ... In the case of episodic or complex presentations, the use of daily mood charts, patient-rating scales such as the Quick Inventory for Depressive Symptomatology, 12 or behavioral logsaanalogous toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry|
|Author||:||Theodore A. Stern|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2010|