Written by Washington University house staff and faculty, this pocket guide is a quick reference for the hospital practice of psychiatric medicine in the inpatient psychiatric, consultation, and emergency settings. Each section addresses the most frequently encountered problems in these clinical settings and offers practical suggestions on how to obtain information, generate reasonable differential diagnoses, discriminate among diagnoses, and document clinical decisions. The book includes qStyle Pointerq sections on patient interview skills and ED Rounds that outline clinical reasoning algorithms in the emergency setting. Class Notes sections explain how to concisely and thoroughly document patient encounters, emphasizing difficult medical-legal situations. The Washington ManualAr Psychiatry Survival Guide is also available electronically for handheld computers. See PDA listing for details. The Washington ManualAr is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.This is the first edition of The Washington Manual*TM Psvchiatry Survival Guide, a pocket book intended to provide a quick ... Series for similar discussions of internal medicine, neurology, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, and surgery.
|Title||:||The Washington Manual Psychiatry Survival Guide|
|Author||:||Keith S. Garcia|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2003|