Core Psychiatry

Core Psychiatry Edition 3

Editors: Edited by Padraig Wright, LRCP&SI, LM, MBBCh, BAO(NUI), MRCPsych, MD, Julian Stern, BA, MBChB, FRCPsych and Michael Phelan, BSc, MBBS, FRCPsych
ISBN: 9780702033971
Publication Date : Feb 10, 2012
Page Count: 662
Retail Price:
  • EUR: €76.99

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  • Description
  • About the Editor

2013 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Psychiatry!

A new edition of a highly successful, award winning textbook for trainee psychiatrists, covering in one volume all the subjects required for the new MRCPsych and similar exams. Written in a highly engaging manner, it will also prove invaluable to qualified psychiatrists who need to keep up-to-date with the latest developments, as well as clinical psychologists, general practitioners, psychiatric nurses and senior medical students 

Concise yet comprehensive, Core Psychiatry relfects the latest developments in the curriculum plus all that is new and essential in clinical practice and the sciences that underpin it.  It includes new information on the new Mental Capacity Act and Mental Health Act as well as enhanced sections on psychopharmacology, old age psychiatry, child and adolescent psychiatry, forensic psychiatry and rehabilitation. The book also makes refernce to the latest NICE guidelines and includes new sections on sleep medicine and trauma psychiatry.

About the Editor
Edited by Padraig Wright, LRCP&SI, LM, MBBCh, BAO(NUI), MRCPsych, MD, Vice President, Psychiatry, Glaxo Smith Kline and Honorary Lecturer in Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK; Julian Stern, BA, MBChB, FRCPsych, Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychotherapy, St Mark's Hospital, Harrow, London, UK and Michael Phelan, BSc, MBBS, FRCPsych, Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK