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Title Treating depression effectively : applying clinical guidelines / Sidney H. Kennedy [and others]
Edition Second edition
Published London : Informa Healthcare ; Boca Raton, FL : Distributed in North and South America by Taylor & Francis, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (184 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front Cover; Title page; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1- Prevalence, burden and diagnosis; Chapter 2- Principles of management; Chapter 3- Psychotherapies, alone and in combination; Chapter 4- Evolution of antidepressant agents; Chapter 5- Evidence based antidepressant selection across depressive disorders; Chapter 6- Practical issues in using antidepressants; Chapter 7- Sequential pharmacotherapies and treatment-resistant depression; Chapter 8- Neuromodulation and other physical treatments; Chapter 9- Complementary, light, sleep deprivation and exercise therapies
Summary This is the second edition of a very successful title from an international team of highly respected opinion leaders. Its emphasis remains on how the clinical guidelines are to be interpreted effectively in everyday practice, and as such it has immense practical importance for clinical psychiatrists as an immediate source of reference. New to this edition is a chapter on the importance of considering a depressed patient's circadian rhythm when deciding on a treatment regime
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Depression, Mental -- Treatment.
Depressive Disorder -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Kennedy, Sidney H.
ISBN 0203089766 (electronic bk.)
9780203089767 (electronic bk.)