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Pharmacological Management of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders,9780070217645

Pharmacological Management of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

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Edition: 1st
Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 6/26/1998
Publisher(s): McGraw-Hill Professional
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Practical, user-friendly guide assists diagnosis and therapeutic of neurological and psychiatric disorders. An introductory chapter covers basic neuroscience and pharmacology as they pertain to the treatment of central nervous system disorders. Subsequent chapters cover the full spectrum of major psychiatric and neurological conditions including schizophrenia, ADD and developmental disorders, obsessive-compulsive behavior, disorders of sleep, neuromuscular disorders, delirium and dementia, and much more. Special chapters address drug addiction and substance abuse, brain ischemia, headache, and pain. Chapter organization for each condition features a clinical description (presenting symptoms), diagnostic criteria (pathophysiology), pharmacotherapeutics, and recommended management and treatment regimens. Throughout, tables and figures illustrate important concepts and treatment algorithms guide therapeutic decision making

Table of Contents

Contributors ix(4)
Preface xiii
1 Overview of Neuropsychopharmacology
Joseph T. Coyle
S.J. Enna
2 Schizophrenia
William T. Carpenter, Jr.
Robert R. Conley
Robert W. Buchanan
3 Anxiety Disorders
Daniel S. Pine
Joseph Grun
Jack M. Gorman
4 Affective Disorders
Charles B. Nemeroff
Jeffrey E. Kelsey
5 Attention Deficit and Developmental Disorders
D.M. Kaplan
M.A. Grados
A.L. Reiss
6 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome
Wayne K. Goodman
Tanya Murphy
7 Sleep Disorders
Andrew Winokur
8 Addiction and Substance Abuse
Charles P. O'Brien
9 Dementia and Delirium
Kenneth L. Davis
Steven C. Samuels
10 Neuromuscular Disorders
Stanley H. Appel
11 Extrapyramidal Disorders
Anne B. Young
John B. Penney, Jr.
12 Multiple Sclerosis
Joseph B. Guarnaccia
Timothy L. Vollmer
Stephen G. Waxman
13 Pain
Richard Payne
Gavril W. Paternak
14 Epilepsy
Robert S. Fisher
15 Stroke
James J. Vornov
16 Headache
F. Michael Cutrer
Christian Waeber
Michael A. Moskowitz
Index 569

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