Kaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry: Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry

Kaplan and Sadocks Synopsis of Psychiatry: 9780781773270
Publication Date: May 16, 2007
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Format: Book
Edition: Tenth
ISBN/ISSN: 9780781773270
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The best-selling general psychiatry text since 1972, Kaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry is now in its thoroughly updated Tenth Edition. This complete, concise overview of the entire field of psychiatry is a staple board review text for psychiatry residents and is popular with a broad range of students in medicine, clinical psychology, social work, nursing, and occupational therapy, as well as practitioners in all these areas. The book is DSM-IV-TR compatible and replete with case studies and tables, including ICD-10 diagnostic coding tables.

You will also receive access to the complete, fully searchable online text, an online test bank of approximately 100 multiple-choice questions and full answers, and an online image bank.


--DSM-IV-TR compatible
--Numerous case studies and tables


  • Includes ICD-10 diagnostic coding tables


  • Edition: Tenth
  • Product Format: Softbound
  • ISBN: 9780781773270
  • Trim Size: 7 x 10
  • Pages: 1472
  • Pub Date: May 16, 2007
  • Weight: 5.0

Table of contents

    The Patient-Doctor Relationship

  • Human Development Throughout the Life Cycle
  • Normality
  • Embryo, Fetus, Infant and Child
  • Adolescence
  • Adulthood
  • Late Adulthood (Old Age)
  • Death, Dying, and Bereavement
  • The Brain and Behavior

  • Functional and Behavioral Neuroanatomy
  • Neurophysiology and Neurochemistry
  • Neuroimaging
  • Electrophysiology
  • Psychoneuroendocrinology, Psychoneuroimmunology, and Chronobiology
  • Neurogenetics
  • Contributions of the Psychosocial Sciences

  • Attachment Theory
  • Learning Theory
  • Aggression
  • Sociobiology and Ethology
  • Anthropology and Cross-Cultural Psychiatry
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Clinical Neuropsychological Testing

  • Clinical Neuropsychological Testing of Intelligence and Personality
  • Clinical Neuropsychological Assessment of Adults
  • Theories of Personality and Psychopathology

  • Sigmund Freud: Founder of Classic Psychoanalysis
  • Schools Derived from Psychoanalysis and Psychology
  • Clinical Examination of the Psychiatric Patient

  • Psychiatric History and Mental Status Examination
  • Interviewing Techniques with Special Patient Populations
  • Physical Examination of the Psychiatric Patient
  • Laboratory Tests in Psychiatry
  • Medical Record and Medical Error
  • Signs and Symptoms in Psychiatry

  • Classification in Psychiatry and Psychiatric Rating Scales
  • Classification in Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Rating Scales
  • Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders

  • Overview
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Amnestic Disorders
  • Mental Disorders Due to a General Medical Condition
  • Neuropsychiatric Aspects of HIV Infection and AIDS

  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Introduction and Overview
  • Alcohol-Related Disorders
  • Amphetamine (or Amphetaminelike)-Related Disorders
  • Caffeine-Related Disorders
  • Cannabis-Related Disorders
  • Cocaine-Related Disorders
  • Hallucinogen-Related Disorders
  • Inhalant-Related Disorders
  • Nicotine-Related Disorders
  • Opioid-Related Disorders
  • Phencyclidine (or Phencyclidinelike)-Related Disorders
  • Sedative-, Hypnotic-, or Anxiolytic-Related Disorders
  • Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Abuse
  • Other Substance-Related Disorders
  • Schizophrenia

  • Other Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder and Shared Psychotic Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder, Psychotic Disorder Not Otherwise Specified, and Secondary Psychotic Disorders
  • Culture-Bound Syndromes
  • Mood Disorders

  • Depression and Bipolar Disorder
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia
  • Other Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders

  • Overview
  • Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia
  • Specific Phobia and Social Phobia
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Other Anxiety Disorders
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders