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Author Hales, Robert E.

Title What your patients need to know about psychiatric medications / by Robert E. Hales, Stuart C. Yudofsky, Robert H. Chew
Edition First edition
Published Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., [2005]


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Description xvii, 356 pages 28 cm + 1 CD-rom (4 3/4 OM.)
Contents Antianxiety medications -- Medications for treatment of insomnia -- Antidepressants : selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and mixed-action antidepressants -- Tricyclic antidepressants -- Monoamine oxidase inhibitors -- Mood stabilizers -- First-generation antipsychotics -- Second-generation antipsychotics -- Treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults -- Stimulants -- Cognitive enhancers for treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia
Summary "The groundbreaking What Your Patients Need to Know About Psychiatric Medications provides practical - and essential - information for psychiatric patients. Individualized medication sheets present crucial facts about currently prescribed psychiatric medications in an easily accessible format." "Highly informative, accurate, and up-to-date, What Your Patients Need to Know About Psychiatric Medications is destined to become a classic: clinical psychiatrists will feel comfortable "prescribing" this book, patient advocacy groups and county or state mental health organizations will find it useful when standardizing informed consent, and patients and their families will welcome its user-friendly presentation of complex material."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes System requirements for accompanying DC-ROM: Any PC or Macintosh computer with a recent version
Subject Psychotropic drugs -- Popular works.
Author Yudofsky, Stuart C.
Chew, Robert H., 1949-
LC no. 2004026970
ISBN 1585622036 spiralbound alkaline paper