C.H.I.P.S. HOME PAGE
MEDICAL CATALOG
TITLE LIST
MANUAL ORDER FORM
ONLINE ORDER FORM
QUESTIONS COMMENTS

Medical book from C.H.I.P.S.

Psychiatric Aspects of HIV/AIDS
by Francisco Fernandez

Psychiatric Aspects of HIV/AIDS focuses on psychiatric issues associated with HIV/AIDS and provides clinicians with a basic understanding of epidemiology, virology, transmission, and medical treatments inclusive of occupational exposures.

Contents

Section I: Background

  • Epidemiology
  • Virology, Immunology, Transmission, and Disease Stage
  • Medical Treatment and Occupational Exposure

Section II: Diagnostic Tools

  • Psychiatric Assessment
  • Psychological and Neuropsychological Testing
  • Electrophysiology and Brain Mapping

Section III: Psychiatric Comorbidity

  • Psychological Reactions
  • Stress-Distress Spectrum and Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders

Section IV: Medical Comorbidity

  • Psychotropic Drug Interactions with Antiretroviral Medications
  • Pain Syndromes
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • Psychiatric Comorbidities in Medically Ill Patients with HIV/AIDS

Part V: Special Populations

  • HIV/AIDS Among Hispanic Americans
  • HIV/AIDS Among African Americans
  • HIV/AIDS Among Asian and Pacific Islander Americans
  • HIV/AIDS Among American Indians and Alaska Natives
  • HIV/AIDS Among Neonates and Infants
  • HIV/AIDS Among Children and Adolescents
  • HIV/AIDS Among Older Adults
  • HIV/AIDS Among Women
  • HIV/AIDS Among Men Who Have Sex with Men
  • HIV/AIDS Among Women Who Have Sex with Women
  • HIV/AIDS Among the Homeless
  • HIV/AIDS Among Prisoners
  • HIV/AIDS and the Patient's Family

Part VI: Special Issues

  • Ethical, Forensic, and Legal Considerations
  • Religious and Spiritual Considerations
  • Psychotherapeutic Strategies
  • Complementary and Holistic Medicine
  • Biopsychosocial Aspects
  • Suicide and End-of-Life Care

Part VII: Policy Issues

  • Prevention and Education Strategies
  • Physician Assisted Suicide and Voluntary Euthanasia

Index

click here to see books videos cd-roms of related interest

ORDER NOW

Psychiatric Aspects of HIV/AIDS
by Francisco Fernandez
2006 440 pages $69.95 + shipping
Texas residents please add 6.75% sales tax

copyright © 1997-2009 Culinary and Hospitality Industry Publications Services