By Joanne Schum
By M.W. McDermott
By J. Stephen Jones
By Antoine Douaihy,Dennis Daley
This new quantity within the Pittsburgh Pocket Psychiatry sequence presents a accomplished evaluation of substance use problems for scientific scholars and psychiatric citizens. it truly is aimed relatively at expanding student's wisdom and talents in addressing SUDs. The convenient pocket-sized ebook specializes in these elements used, abused and resulting in dependancy and the scientific implications of SUDs. Epidemiology, etiology, classifications of SUDs, screening and overview, and pharmacotherapy and psychosocial interventions are mentioned along case histories illustrating the fabric lined. Questions for the reader stimulate pondering particular instances and the way the clinical pupil or resident may also help sufferers with SUDs.
Additional chapters specialize in difficulties brought on or worsened via SUDs akin to Hepatitis C, HIV/AIDS and co-occurring psychiatric problems. Relapse and restoration also are explored given many sufferers with substance dependence relapse. teenagers with SUDs, prevention and damage aid interventions also are reviewed.
The suggestion of rom SUDs is integrated in lots of of the chapters. scientific, mental, relations and cultural points of habit and restoration are addressed, offering the reader with a wide framework for knowing and aiding sufferers with SUDs, in addition to their households. an intensive record of on-line assets is supplied that incorporates mutual help courses in addition to execs and firms who provide worthwhile fabrics and courses for sufferers with SUDs.
Contributing authors symbolize medication, psychiatry, social paintings, psychology in various therapy settings. Many authors also are researchers and all are educators serious about mentoring clinical scholars, citizens, fellows and different health and wellbeing care professionals.
By C. Robert Almli,Stanley Finger,T.E. LeVere,Donald Stein
By Claudio Ronco,Rinaldo Bellomo,John Kellum
- Presents a multi-disciplinary and foreign method of severe renal take care of an intensive and built-in presentation of the way to take care of seriously in poor health sufferers with renal disorder or problems.
- Addresses the entire diversity of renal difficulties, from epidemiology to tracking and diagnostic tactics to pathophysiology of organ structures when it comes to kidney failure.
- Provides info on diverse types of organ aid, together with liver, lung, and cardiac treatment.
- Defines universal instructions in nephrology and demanding care drugs for larger conversation between clinicians.
- Places a distinct emphasis on healing interventions and therapy techniques for a palms on scientific reference tool.
- Features a brand new US editor, Dr. John Kellum, who contains his services in serious care drugs to the 2d variation and extends the breadth of insurance with a North American viewpoint.
- Discusses new innovations within the box giving you a accomplished evaluation of the experimental and scientific paintings being performed.
- Features shorter, extra concentrated chapters that will help you entry key evidence quicker.
By Marina Nikanorova,Pierre Genton,Anne Sabers
Epileptic encephalopathies were mentioned in numerous courses yet ordinarily relating to adolescence. although, contemporary years have proven a rise of the lifestyles expectancy and social integration of sufferers with epileptic encephalopathies. even though the therapy ambitions stay an identical despite age, the medical signs, EEG-abnormalities, psychological and behavioural features, facet influence profiles of antiepileptic medicines swap over the years, requiring evolving and occasionally cutting edge treatments. additionally, the social matters are very important to contemplate for the upkeep of consistency within the supply of care.
The current ebook covers the long term evolution of epileptic encephalopathies when it comes to scientific symptomatology, cognitive features, therapy options and social care recommendations. it's going to support clinicians, healthcare practitioners and social provider pros to appreciate higher the traditional historical past of epileptic encephalopathies, to spot particular administration concerns and to boost acceptable care concepts for this class of patients.
By Francisco Nogales
By Ian James,Isabeau Walker
By J. Fleischer