Evidence-Based Psychopharmacology

ISBN-10: 0521531888

ISBN-13: 9780521531887

Edition: 2005

Authors: Dan J. Stein, Bernard Lerer, Stephen Stahl

List price: $101.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


This book presents a comprehensive overview of recent advances in evidence-based pharmacological treatment of psychiatric disorders. There have been very significant developments in our understanding of the methods for systematically reviewing literature, assessing clinical trials and optimising decision making. The book explores these issues and applies the lessons learned to the practical management of major psychiatric conditions, addressing issues such as selecting the best first-line psychopharmacological intervention for a particular disorder, how long a particular intervention should be continued, and identifying the next-best treatment strategy should the first agent fail. Conditions covered include, amongst others, depression, schizophrenia, panic, PTSD, OCD, ADHD and eating disorders. The potential for complications as a result of adverse interactions between drugs is also examined. These issues lie at the heart of clinical psychopharmacology and the book will therefore appeal to all practising clinicians, whether in a primary care or a specialist mental health setting.
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $101.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/21/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 380
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Jon E. Grant, M.D., M.P.H., J.D.,is Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota.Dan J. Stein, M.D., Ph.D.,is Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa.Douglas Woods, Ph.D., is Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Nancy J. Keuthen, Ph.D.,is Associate Professor of Psychology (Psychiatry) at Harvard Medical School; Co-Director of the Trichotillomania Clinic and Research Unit; and Chief Psychologist in the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Clinic and Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

List of contributors
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of major depressive disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of bipolar disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of schizophrenia
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of generalized anxiety disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of panic disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of posttraumatic stress disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of social anxiety disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of obsessive-compulsive disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of eating disorders
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of Alzheimer's disease
Drug interactions
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.