FOCUS Psychiatry Review

Author: Deborah J. Hales
Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub
ISBN: 9780890424629
Release Date: 2014-10-06
Genre: Medical

FOCUS Psychiatry Review, Volume 2, DSM-5® Revised Edition, contains 400 board-type multiple-choice questions derived from material in the annual FOCUS examinations, which can help psychiatrists prepare for examinations and identify areas for further study. This edition has been updated for consistency with DSM-5®. These questions, developed by the FOCUS Editorial Board, are consistent in form and process with the questions used by high-stakes examinations. They cover important clinical areas of psychiatric practice and closely follow the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) outline of topics for the recertification examination in psychiatry. FOCUS Psychiatry Review is designed to test current knowledge and its clinical application. The workbook is flexible in format, allowing readers to use the educational approach that works best for them. Readers can review resource materials prior to answering questions, or they can use the workbook to review the references listed in the critiques after scoring test sections. The workbook will be useful for anyone committed to lifelong learning in the field -- practicing psychiatrists, psychiatric residents, and psychiatrists preparing for examinations. The FOCUS Psychiatry Review, Volume 2, DSM-5® Revised Edition * Contains 400 clinical questions that can be used to identify areas of strength and weakness* Provides up-to-date critiques and current references to facilitate further study* Complements a larger overall program of lifelong learning for the psychiatrist who wants to keep current in the field This volume covers the following topics: * Anxiety Disorders* Child and Adolescent Psychiatry* Disorders of Sleep, Eating, and Sex* Ethics and Professionalism* Genetics and Genomics* Geriatric Psychiatry* Mood Disorders* Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder* Personality and Temperament* Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Disaster Psychiatry* Psychopharmacology* Psychosomatic Medicine* Psychotherapy* Schizophrenia* Substance Use Disorders American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Program start date: February 2011Program review date: June 2014Program end date: June 2017 APA designates this enduring material for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(tm). Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

FOCUS Psychiatry Review

Author: Deborah J. Hales
Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub
ISBN: 0890422974
Release Date: 2006-10-01
Genre: Medical

This workbook contains 400 board-type multiple-choice questions from the annual FOCUS Self-Assessment Examinations that can help psychiatrists prepare for examinations and identify areas for further study. The questions, developed by the FOCUS self-assessment board, are consistent in form and process with the questions used by high-stakes examinations. They cover important clinical areas of psychiatric practice and closely follow the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) outline of topics for the recertification examination in psychiatry. The FOCUS Psychiatry Review is designed to test current knowledge and its clinical application. The workbook is flexible in format, allowing readers to use the educational approach that works best for them. Readers can review resource materials prior to answering questions, or they can use the workbook to review the references listed in the critiques after scoring test sections. The workbook will be useful for anyone committed to lifelong learning in the field -- psychiatric residents, practicing psychiatrists, and psychiatrists preparing for examinations. The FOCUS Psychiatry Review • Contains 400 clinical questions that can be used to identify areas of strength and weakness• Provides up-to-date critiques and current references to facilitate further study• Complements a larger overall program of lifelong learning for the psychiatrist who wants to keep current in the field This edition covers the following topics: • Anxiety Disorders• Bipolar Disorder• Child and Adolescent Psychiatry• Clinical Neuroscience and Genetics• Forensic and Ethical Issues in Psychiatry• Gender, Race, and Culture• Geriatric Psychiatry• Major Depressive Disorders• Personality Disorders• Posttraumatic Stress Disorder• Psychopharmacology• Psychosomatic Medicine• Psychotherapy• Schizophrenia• Sleep, Sex, and Eating Disorders• Substance-Related Disorders APA is accredited by ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Program end date: July 2015 APA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Focus on Extrapyramidal Dysfunction

Author: T. Müller
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3211211128
Release Date: 2004-07-29
Genre: Medical

Experts in the fields of neurology, neuroscience, neurobiology and psychiatry review and present novel findings of basic and clinical research on extrapyramidal disorders and allied conditions. New insights on the nature of extrapyramidal dysfunction and its therapy in the fields of neurology, psychiatry and neuroscience are presented.

Psychopharmacology and Child Psychiatry Review With 1200 Board Style Questions

Author: Prakash Thomas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199876815
Release Date: 2011-05-13
Genre: Medical

Psychopharmacology and Child Psychiatry Review: With 1200 Board-Style Questions utilized the numerous topics in child and adolescent psychiatry and psychopharmacology as present in Pediatric Psychopharmacology: Principles and Practice, Second Edition (Martin et al), distilling the most relevant questions (and answers) for the forthcoming boards. In very clear, yet challenging questions, this book will focus your knowledge on key topics in psychiatry and psychopharmacology. The question-answer format is a learning style that highlights strengths and weaknesses and mimics the Boards, giving you the opportunity to practice Boards style exams.

Comprehensive Psychiatry Review

Author: William Weiqi Wang
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521106450
Release Date: 2009-08-17
Genre: Medical

This is a concise, outline-oriented review by Dr William Weiqi Wang for both the written and oral psychiatry boards, supplemented with case studies.

Kaplan Sadock s Study Guide and Self Examination Review in Psychiatry

Author: Benjamin J. Sadock
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451154450
Release Date: 2012-03-28
Genre: Medical

Kaplan & Sadock's Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry is a comprehensive review of the specialty and perfect for stand-alone review or as preparation for the PRITE in-service, ABPN Part I, and recertification examinations. The book contains more than 1,600 multiple-choice questions and answers, with explanatory discussions of correct and incorrect responses. Chapters parallel the essential corresponding chapters in Kaplan & Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry, a staple of psychiatry education around the globe. Terms and definitions are consistent with DSM-IV-TR and ICD-10.

The Power of Focus

Author: Jack Canfield
Publisher: FinanzBuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783864144752
Release Date: 2013-09-11
Genre: Self-Help

Was ist der häufigste Grund, warum viele Menschen ihre Ziele nicht erreichen? Es sind nicht die äußeren Rahmenbedingungen und Hindernisse – die lassen sich überwinden –, sondern vielmehr der persönliche Mangel, sich auf das Wesentliche zu konzentrieren und seine Ziele beharrlich zu verfolgen. Die Fähigkeit, sich auf das wirklich Entscheidende zu fokussieren, hilft in fast allen Lebenslagen. Dieses Buch ist seit zehn Jahren ein Weltbestseller und Klassiker der Erfolgsliteratur. Es hat Zigtausenden von Lesern geholfen, ihr Leben erfolgreicher zu gestalten und ihre ganze Kraft und Energie auf ihren persönlichen Fokus zu richten. Erstmalig in deutscher Sprache zeigen die Bestsellerautoren, wie man sich darauf besinnt, wie man diesen Fokus am besten erreicht, ihn beruflich nutzt und so auch wirtschaftlich turbulente Zeiten übersteht. Und nicht zuletzt, wie man eine Finanzstrategie verfolgt, die einen ruhig schlafen lässt. Jedes Kapitel bietet eine Strategie und die dazugehörigen konkreten Aktionsschritte. So kann jeder Leser umgehend durchstarten und seine eigene Erfolgsstory schreiben.

FOCUS Patient Management Exercises in Psychiatry

Author: B. Harrison Levine
Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub
ISBN: 9780890426616
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

"An exercise workbook covering the ABPN outline of topics for recertification: Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Delirium, Gender, Race, and Culture, Major Depressive Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Personality Disorders, Psychopharmacology, Psychotherapy, Schizophrenia, Sleep, Sex, and Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse."

Lewis s Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Review

Author: Yann B. Poncin
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781795074
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Genre: Medical

This book presents a representative sample of multiple-choice questions, with answers and explanations, for preparing to take the various subspecialty examinations offered in child and adolescent psychiatry, which include the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certification and in-training (PRITE) exams. All content is drawn from the most popular text on the subject: Lewis's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Fourth Edition (2007), edited by Andrés Martin and Fred R. Volkmar of the Yale Child Study Center and published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Following the explanation for each answer, page references in the Lewis text direct readers to information validating the response. Two chapters address test-taking strategies and tips.

Cambridge Medical Reviews Neurobiology and Psychiatry

Author: Robert Kerwin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521434836
Release Date: 1993-11-18
Genre: Medical

The neurobiological basis of psychiatric disorder is a rapidly expanding field of study. Cambridge Medical Reviews in Neurobiology and Psychiatry is a regular series of high quality up-to-date reviews on the application of state-of-the-art neuroscience methods to the understanding of psychiatric disorder. This volume addresses such issues as molecular genetics and the major psychoses, the B-amyloid precursor protein and the biochemistry of tau proteins in Alzheimer's disease, cytoarchitectonic and developmental aspects of schizophrenia, immunological and genetic factors in schizophrenia, neuroendocrine developments in psychiatric research, the role of neurotrophins in neurodegenerative disease, the biology of mental handicap, HIV infection and the brain, and applications to psychiatry of magnetic resonance spectroscopy.

Focus on Cognitive Disorder Research

Author: William P. Briscoe
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 1600214827
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Cognitive disorders are defined as those in which a limitation of cognitive functioning is the main feature. They include: amnestic disorders, Huntington's disease, and mental retardation, dementia, delirium, aphasia, and cognitive disorders not otherwise specified. This book contains research from throughout the world.

Psychiatric Disorders in Pregnancy and the Postpartum

Author: Victoria Hendrick
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781597450133
Release Date: 2008-08-20
Genre: Medical

A panel of top experts in perinatal psychiatry reviews the many recent studies on the use of psychiatric medications in pregnancy and postpartum and assesses their impact on the diagnosis and treatment of pregnant/postpartum women. The authors focus on each of the major psychiatric illnesses, including depression, anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, substance abuse, eating disorders, and mental illness, as well as on the potential impact of these illnesses on infants and children. Interpreting conflicting and inconclusive clinical findings, they spell out the lesser-known risks of prenatal medication exposure and illuminate a variety of issues that must be taken into account in choosing such treatments as medications, psychotherapy, parental education, and social skills training.

Zwischen mir und der Welt

Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Publisher: Hanser Berlin
ISBN: 9783446251953
Release Date: 2016-02-01
Genre: Political Science

Wenn in den USA schwarze Teenager von Polizisten ermordet werden, ist das nur ein Problem von individueller Verfehlung? Nein, denn rassistische Gewalt ist fest eingewebt in die amerikanische Identität – sie ist das, worauf das Land gebaut ist. Afroamerikaner besorgten als Sklaven seinen Reichtum und sterben als freie Bürger auf seinen Straßen. In seinem schmerzhaften, leidenschaftlichen Manifest verdichtet Ta-Nehisi Coates amerikanische und persönliche Geschichte zu einem Appell an sein Land, sich endlich seiner Vergangenheit zu stellen. Sein Buch wurde in den USA zum Nr.-1-Bestseller und ist schon jetzt ein Klassiker, auf den sich zukünftig alle Debatten um Rassismus beziehen werden.

NMS Psychiatry

Author: Joshua T. Thornhill
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781608315741
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

"In this sixth edition of NMS Psychiatry, each chapter as well as the drug appendix has been updated to include the latest medications and treatment protocols. New chapters have been added on the emerging fields of emergency and geriatric psychiatry. In addition, we have continued to revise, update, and add new questions to each chapter and to the comprehensive examination to help students prepare for National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Subject examinations as well as the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) Step 2"--Provided by publisher.