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Handbook of Bipolar Disorder
Diagnosis and Therapeutic Approaches
by Siegfried Kasper and Robert Hirschfeld

The most up-to-date source on the subject, Handbook of Bipolar Disorder:

  • studies new and emerging treatment options for situations of mania and depression
  • analyzes the use of new atypical antipsychotics, mood stabilizers, and combination therapy, as well as psychotherapeutic interventions such as social role and social rhythm therapy
  • contains chapters on various aspects of psychiatric and bipolar research by recognized leaders in the field
  • reviews existing theories and clinically relevant applications

An expert summary of our current understanding of bipolar disorder, Handbook of Bipolar Disorder examines existing theories, treatment regimens, and clinically relevant applications by world authorities in psychiatric research.

Divided into four main sections, Handbook of Bipolar Disorder delves into the diagnosis and epidemiology of bipolar disorder and progresses to discussions of patient care, emerging management approaches, and the underlying biology of the disease.

Contents

  • Diagnosis and Epidemiology and Clinical Course
  • Conceptual History of Bipolar Disorder
  • Diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder
  • Epidemiology of Bipolar Disorder
  • Re-Examining the Bipolar-Schizophrenia Dichotomy
  • Impact of Comorbidity in Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar Spectrum
  • Bipolar Disorder in Children And Adolescents
  • Bipolar Disorder in Late Life
  • Clinical Course in Bipolar Disorder
  • Biology
  • Recent understanding of the Biology of Bipolar Disorder
  • Treatment in Typical Clinical Situations
  • Mania
  • Bipolar Depression
  • Mixed State
  • Rapid Cycling
  • Long-term Mood Stabilization
  • Schizaffective Disorder
  • Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Children
  • Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Late Life
  • Treatment Approaches by Methodology Used
  • Lithium
  • Antiepileptics
  • Atypical Antipsychotics
  • Is There a Role for Typical Neuroleptics in Bipolar Disorder
  • Antidepressants
  • Combination Therapy in Bipolar Disorder
  • Expected Side Effect Profile of Medications and Their Management
  • Brain Stimulation
  • Psychotherapeutic Interventions
  • Towards an Integrated View: Algorithms in Bipolar Disorder

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Handbook of Bipolar Disorder
Diagnosis and Therapeutic Approaches
by Siegfried Kasper and Robert Hirschfeld

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