Setting The Pace For Best Practices In Psychiatric Care For Over 50 Years

Kaplan & Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 10th Edition

Benjamin James Sadock, MD
Virginia Alcott Sadock, MD
Pedro Ruiz, MD

ISBN 978-1-4511-0047-1 

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For 50 years, Kaplan & Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry has kept pace with the ever-evolving fields of neural, biological, and psychological science. This completely updated, two-volume, 10th Edition shares expertise from more than 600 renowned contributors who cover the full range of psychiatry and mental health, including neural science, genetics, neuropsychiatry, psychopharmacology, and other key areas. The gold standard of reference for all those who work with the mentally ill, this new edition is the best, most authoritative way to keep current with the latest relevant research and clinical knowledge to provide successful, effective patient care.

The cornerstone text in the field for 50 years, Kaplan & Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry has consistently kept pace with the rapid growth of research and knowledge in neural science, as well as biological and psychological science. This two-volume Tenth Edition shares the expertise of over 600 renowned contributors who cover the full range of psychiatry and mental health, including neural science, genetics, neuropsychiatry, psychopharmacology, and other key areas.  It remains the gold standard of reference for all those who work with the mentally ill, including psychiatrists and other physicians, psychologists, psychiatric social workers, psychiatric nurses, and other mental health professionals.
 

  • New authors bring a fresh perspective to many topics, keeping you at the forefront of current developments in the field.
  • Thoroughly updated coverage of neural sciences, with new sections on epigenetics, the microbiome, systems neuroscience, the Human Connectome Project, neurodevelopment, and many more.
  • Extensively revised sections on schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, geriatric psychiatry and neurocognitive disorders.
  • Uniquely comprehensive information of psychosomatic medicine, including chapters on obesity, chronic pain, and psychiatric sequella of critical illness.
  • Timely information on public and global psychiatry, biological therapies, and psychotherapies.
  •  “Text within a text” coverage of child psychiatry includes thorough information on neuroimaging, assessment, genetics, sleep disorders, and the impact on parents of raising a psychiatrically disabled child.
  • Abundant case histories add clarity and represent the vast clinical experiences and wisdom of hundreds of contributing authors.

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Contents

About the Editors
Contributors
Preface
Foreword: The Future of Psychiatry

Chapters:

1. NEURAL SCIENCES

2. NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL NEUROLOGY

3. CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCES

4. CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES

5. QUANTITATIVE AND EXPERIMENTAL METHODS IN PSYCHIATRY

6. THEORIES OF PERSONALITY AND PSYCHOPATHOLOGY

7. DIAGNOSIS AND PSYCHIATRY: EXAMINATION OF THE PSYCHIATRIC PATIENT

8. CLINICAL MANIFESTATIONS OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

9. CLASSIFICATION IN PSYCHIATRY

10. NEUROCOGNITIVE DISORDERS

11. SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS

12. SCHIZOPHRENIA AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS

13. MOOD DISORDERS

14. ANXIETY DISORDERS

15. OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE AND RELATED DISORDERS

16. PATHOLOGICAL AND PROBLEM GAMBLING (GAMBLING DISORDER)

17. POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER

18. SOMATIC SYMPTOM AND RELATED DISORDERS

19. FACTITIOUS DISORDER

20. DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS

21. NORMAL SEXUALITY AND SEXUAL DISORDERS

22. FEEDING AND EATING DISORDERS

23. SLEEP DISORDERS

24. IMPULSE-CONTROL DISORDERS

25. ADJUSTMENT DISORDERS

26. PERSONALITY DISORDERS

27. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE

28. ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS THAT MAY BE A FOCUS OF CLINICAL ATTENTION

29. CULTURE-BOUND SYNDROMES

31. SPECIAL AREAS OF INTEREST

32. PSYCHIATRIC EMERGENCIES

33. PSYCHOTHERAPIES

34. BIOLOGICAL THERAPIES

35. CHILD PSYCHIATRY

36. CHILD PSYCHIATRIC EXAMINATION

37. GENETICS IN CHILD PSYCHIATRY

38. NEUROIMAGING IN PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS OF CHILDHOOD

39. TEMPERAMENT: RISK AND PROTECTIVE FACTORS FOR CHILD PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

40. INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

41. SPECIFIC LEARNING DISORDER

42. DEVELOPMENTAL COORDINATION DISORDER

43. COMMUNICATION DISORDERS

44. AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERAND SOCIAL COMMUNICATION DISORDER

45. ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDERS

46. DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOR DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

47. FEEDING AND EATING DISORDERS OF INFANCY AND EARLY CHILDHOOD

48. TIC DISORDERS

49. ELIMINATION DISORDERS

50. OTHER DISORDERS OF INFANCY, CHILDHOOD, AND ADOLESCENCE

51. MOOD DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

52. ANXIETY DISORDERS IN CHILDREN

53. EARLY-ONSET PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS

54. CHILD PSYCHIATRY: PSYCHIATRIC TREATMENT

55. CHILD PSYCHIATRY: SPECIAL AREAS OF INTEREST

56. ADULTHOOD

57. GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY

58. PUBLIC PSYCHIATRY

59. PSYCHIATRIC EDUCATION

60. ETHICS AND FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY

61. HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY

62. WORLD ASPECTS OF PSYCHIATRY

Appendices

Appendix A: History of Psychiatry Table
Appendix B: Glossary



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