Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry

6th Edition

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Authors: Theodore Stern Gregory Fricchione Jerrold Rosenbaum
Paperback ISBN: 9781437719277
eBook ISBN: 9780323249027
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th May 2010
Page Count: 752

Description

Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry, by Theodore A. Stern, Gregory L. Fricchione, Ned H. Cassem, Michael Jellinek, and Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, is your ideal source of guidance on consultation-liaison psychiatry! Experts from the Massachusetts General Hospital—widely respected as one of the world's premier psychiatric institutions—provide practical advice on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric issues experienced by in-hospital, medically ill adults and children. This compact resource reads like a handbook, but delivers all the details you’d expect from a textbook.

Key Features

  • Understand and manage the psychological impact of chronic medical problems, life-threatening diseases, disfigurement, and more.
  • Effectively manage difficult patients, including those with hypochondriacal and conversion disorders.

Details

No. of pages:
752
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Paperback ISBN:
9781437719277
eBook ISBN:
9780323249027
eBook ISBN:
9781455711314
eBook ISBN:
9781455706808

About the Author

Theodore Stern

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief, Avery D. Wiesman Psychiatry Consultation Service Massachusetts General Hospital Director, Office for Clinician Careers Massachusetts General Hospital Ned H. Cassem Professor of Psychiatry in the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine/Consultation Harvard Medical School Boston, MA

Gregory Fricchione

Affiliations and Expertise

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Jerrold Rosenbaum

Affiliations and Expertise

Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Massachusetts General Hospital Chair, Executive Committee on Research Massachusetts General Hospital Stanley Cobb Professor of Psychiatry Harvard Medical School Boston, MA