Stahl s Essential Psychopharmacology

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107025981
Release Date: 2013-04-11
Genre: Medical

The single most readily readable source of information on psychopharmacology, covering disease and drug mechanisms in one highly illustrated volume.

The Prescriber s Guide Antidepressants

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107667969
Release Date: 2011-09-05
Genre: Medical

This spin-off from Stephen Stahl's new, completely revised, and fully updated fourth edition of the Prescriber's Guide covers the most important drugs in use today for treating depression. Now established as the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology, easy to navigate and easy to use, the Prescriber's Guide combines evidence-based information with clinically-informed guidance to support clinicians in making the most effective prescribing decisions for the good of their patients. Incorporating information on the newest indications, new formulations, new recommendations and new safety data, this edition continues to provide the essential practical support required by anyone prescribing in the field of mental health.

Essential Psychopharmacology

Author: S. M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521646154
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Medical

Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology has established itself as the preeminent source of education and information in its field. This much expanded second edition enlists advances in neurobiology, and recent clinical developments, to explain with renewed clarity the concepts underlying drug treatment of psychiatric disorders. New neurotransmitter systems, new theories on schizophrenia, clinical advances in antipsychotic and antidepressant therapy, new coverage of attention deficit disorder, sleep disorders and drug abuse, and a new chapter on gender and sexual psychopharmacology--these are all features of this edition. The fully revised text is complemented by many new illustrations, instructive and entertaining as before, and enhanced to reflect new knowledge and topics covered for the first time. The illustrations and their captions may be used independently of the main text for a rapid introduction to the field or for review, and self-assessment tests follow each chapter. Even more, this will be the essential text for students, scientists, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals, enabling them to master the complexities of psychopharmacology, and plan sound treatment approaches based on current knowledge. A Teacher's Set of Essential Psychopharmacology, second edition, consists of the hardback book plus a Mac/PC compatible CD-ROM, which contains all the figures from the text in cleverly crafted PowerPoint® presentations in two versions: the complete sequence of more than 500 animated figures from the textbook, and the same images without animation. The CME credit for this book has been expired in April 2006.

Stahl s Essential Psychopharmacology Neuroscientific Basis and Practical Applications

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781490283838
Release Date: 2016-10-16
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology, Neuroscientific Basis and Practical Applications. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Studyguide for Stahl s Essential Psychopharmacology

Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publisher: Cram101
ISBN: 1490204636
Release Date: 2013-05
Genre:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again Virtually all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events are included. Cram101 Textbook Outlines gives all of the outlines, highlights, notes for your textbook with optional online practice tests. Only Cram101 Outlines are Textbook Specific. Cram101 is NOT the Textbook. Accompanys: 9780521673761

Case Studies Stahl s Essential Psychopharmacology

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781316546376
Release Date: 2016-03-29
Genre: Medical

Following the success of the first collection of Stahl's Case Studies, published in 2011, we are pleased to present this completely new selection of clinical stories. Designed with the distinctive user-friendly presentation readers have become accustomed to and making use of icons, questions/answers and tips, these cases address complex issues in an understandable way and with direct relevance to the everyday experience of clinicians. Covering a wide-ranging and representative selection of clinical scenarios, each case is followed through the complete clinical encounter, from start to resolution, acknowledging all the complications, issues, decisions, twists and turns along the way. The book is about living through the treatments that work, the treatments that fail, and the mistakes made along the journey. This is psychiatry in real life - these are the patients from your waiting room - this book will reassure, inform and guide better clinical decision making.

Stahl s Self Assessment Examination in Psychiatry

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139833080
Release Date: 2012-05-03
Genre: Medical

Dr Stahl's books occupy a central position as core educational resources in the psychopharmacology literature. Building on Dr Stahl's exceptional ability to communicate complex principles and make them easily understandable, this book offers 150 self-assessment questions derived from the Neuroscience Education Institute's Master Psychopharmacology Program. The self-assessment questions will help the reader to identify areas of competence or the need for further study and offers CME credit. In addition, the questions themselves are learning exercises: each question is followed by a thorough explanation of the correct and incorrect answer choices. Readers can work through the questions to prepare for formal tests, including American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology examinations and to achieve MoC credits towards ongoing ABPN re-accreditation. The questions are also ideal training tools for those working in related clinical fields and in industry.

Depression and Bipolar Disorder

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521886635
Release Date: 2008-03-27
Genre: Medical

Relying upon the best-selling third edition of Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology, Dr Stephen M. Stahl has revised chapters covering depression and bipolar disorder for this edition. Significantly revised and expanded it is essential for professionals treating depression and students needing a straight forward illustrated guide to drug mechanism and current research. It includes advances in neurobiology and recent clinical developments to explain with renewed clarity clinical advances in antidepressant therapy and includes new coverage of sleep disorders and disorders of impulse control. The fully revised text is complemented by many new illustrations and enhanced to reflect new knowledge and topics not covered in the previous edition. More than one-third longer than the previous edition, it is essential reading for professionals treating psychosis and students learning the mechanisms of drug reactions. Intended as a primer text covering all aspects of treatment for psychosis and related conditions, this concise volume can nevertheless be read cover to cover by experts and novices alike. Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements The Neuroscience Education Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Neuroscience Education Institute designates this educational activity for a maximum of 90.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(tm). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Sponsorship Information Sponsored by Neuroscience Education Institute Support This activity is supported solely by the sponsor. Neither the Neuroscience Education Institute nor Stephen M. Stahl, MD, PhD has received any funds or grants in support of this educational activity.

Antipsychotics and Mood Stabilizers

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521886642
Release Date: 2008-03-27
Genre: Medical

Chapters covering antipsychotics and mood stabilizers have been revised and expanded by Dr. Stephen M. Stahl for this third edition.

Stahl s Illustrated Anxiety Stress and PTSD

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521153997
Release Date: 2010-05-07
Genre: Medical

All of the titles in the Stahl's Illustrated series are designed to be fun. Concepts are illustrated by full color images that will be familiar to all readers of Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology, Third Edition, and The Prescriber's Guide. The visual learner will find that these books make psychopharmacology concepts easy to master, while the non visual learner will enjoy a shortened text version of complex psychopharmacology concept. Within each book, each chapter builds on previous chapters, synthesizing information from basic biology and diagnosics to building treatment plans and dealing with complications and comorbidities. Novices may want to approach Stahl's Illustrated series by first looking through all the graphics and gaining a feel for the visual vocabulary Readers more familiar with these topics should find that going back and forth between images and text provides an interaction with which to vividly conceptualize complex pharmacologies. And to help guide the reader toward more in-depth learning about particular concepts each book ends with a Suggested Reading section.

Stahl s Illustrated Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Author: Stephen M. Stahl
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521133159
Release Date: 2009-08-24
Genre: Medical

As with Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology, 3rd edition and The Prescriber's Guide, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a heavily illustrated title with a fun approach to theories. Stahl has been at the heart of significant advances in the treatment of ADHD in the past ten years, as new psychopharmacologic medications and cognitive and behavioral therapy techniques have been introduced into practice. The visual learner will find that these books make psychopharmacology concepts easy to master, while the non-visual learner will enjoy a shortened text version of complex psychopharmacology concepts. Novices to the series will find that the well-structured graphics and visual vocabulary can help build a vivid conception of complex pharmacologies. The complementary tables and algorithms provide clinical strategies and tips for drug dosaging, and the Suggested Reading section at the end of each book is an invaluable tool to guide the reader to more in-depth learning on particular concepts.

Evidence based Psychopharmacology

Author: Dan J. Stein
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521824818
Release Date: 2005-07-21
Genre: Medical

This book summarizes the recent advances in evidence-based pharmacological treatment of psychiatric disorders.

The Psychiatric Interview

Author: Daniel J. Carlat
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781751861
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

Revised and updated, this practical handbook is a succinct how-to guide to the psychiatric interview. In a conversational style with many clinical vignettes, Dr. Carlat outlines effective techniques for approaching threatening topics, improving patient recall, dealing with challenging patients, obtaining the psychiatric history, and interviewing for diagnosis and treatment. This edition features updated chapters on the major psychiatric disorders, new chapters on the malingering patient and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, and new clinical vignettes. Easy-to-photocopy appendices include data forms, patient education handouts, and other frequently referenced information. Pocket cards that accompany the book provide a portable quick-reference to often needed facts.