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Capture-Recapture Methods for the Social and Medical Sciences

1st Edition

Dankmar Bohning, Peter G.M. van der Heijden, John Bunge
July 17, 2017

Capture-recapture methods have been used in biology and ecology for more than 100 years. However, it is only recently that these methods have become popular in the social and medical sciences to estimate the size of elusive populations such as illegal immigrants, illicit drug users, or people with...

Eating Disorders in Special Populations: Medical, Nutritional, and Psychological Treatments

1st Edition

Jonna Fries, Veronica Sullivan
July 14, 2017

Eating disorders are among the most complex disorders to treat, typically requiring medical, nutritional, and psychotherapeutic interventions. High relapse rates and the sense of urgency to save lives and minimize or prevent lifelong problems present challenges for even the most seasoned treatment...

100 Cases in Psychiatry

2nd Edition

Barry Wright, Subodh Dave, Nisha Dogra
June 19, 2017

The new edition of this best-selling title from the popular 100 cases series explores common psychiatric and mental health scenarios that will be encountered by the medical student and junior doctor during practical training on the ward, in the emergency department, in outpatient clinics and in the...

Equivocal Child Abuse

1st Edition

Sandra B. McPherson, Farshid Afsarifard
June 14, 2017

Child abuse cases with hard-to-prove allegations pose challenges for all those who seek to protect the welfare of children. Helping courts, evaluators, guardians, and lawyers understand and work with difficult cases, Equivocal Child Abuse brings together insights, experience, and guidance from...

Emergencies in Psychiatry in Low- and Middle-income Countries

2nd Edition

Thara Rangaswamy, Lakshmi Vijayakumar
June 13, 2017

There is a need to not only understand psychiatric emergencies in low- and middle-income countries but also to formulate logical and acceptable forms of intervention. This book gives the reader an overview of the kinds of psychiatric emergencies that can occur and the strategies employed to manage...

Eating Disorders in Women and Children: Prevention, Stress Management, and Treatment, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Kristin Goodheart, James R. Clopton, Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb
May 24, 2017

Our understanding of eating disorders has improved markedly over the past 10 years since the publication of the previous edition of this volume. Early intervention is the key, as body dissatisfaction, obsession with thinness, and restrained and binge eating can be found in those as young as ten....

Ethics in Mental Health-Substance Use

1st Edition

David B. Cooper
May 10, 2017

Ethics in Mental Health-Substance Use aims to explore the comprehensive concerns and dilemmas occurring from mental health and substance use problems, and to inform, develop, and educate by sharing and pooling knowledge, and enhancing expertise, in this fast developing region of ethics and ethical...

Get Through MRCPsych Paper A: Mock Examination Papers, Two Volume Set

1st Edition

Melvyn W. B. Zhang, Cyrus S.H. Ho, Roger Ho, Ian H. Treasaden, Basant Puri
April 13, 2017

The MRCPsych examinations, conducted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, are perhaps the most important exams for any psychiatric trainee to achieve specialist accreditation. Written by authors with previous exam experience and edited by the distinguished team behind Revision Notes in Psychiatry...

Meta-Analysis in Psychiatry Research: Fundamental and Advanced Methods

1st Edition

Mallikarjun B. Hanji
March 21, 2017

This book introduces the latest meta-analytical methods and discusses their applications in the field of psychiatry. A comprehensive list of methods used in meta-analysis has been described in simple language and demonstrated with real-time examples. This informative volume explains the importance...

Surgeon, Heal Thyself: Optimising Surgical Performance by Managing Stress

1st Edition

Uttam Shiralkar
March 13, 2017

Surgeons start their career in the expectation that it will bring personal satisfaction through an unparalleled sense of achievement and professional growth. Nonetheless, a career in surgery carries with it serious challenges: surgical training is rigorous, both emotionally and physically, and...

Psychiatric Presentations in General Practice: A Guide to Holistic Management, Second Edition

2nd Edition

K. S. Jacob, Anju Kuruvilla
February 21, 2017

Medical schools currently use specialist perspectives on psychiatric disorders to train physicians, nurses and health professionals. This results in a lack confidence among non-psychiatric health professionals, which reduces their ability to manage common mental health conditions in primary care...

Autism Imaging and Devices

1st Edition

Manuel F. Casanova, Ayman El-Baz, Jasjit S. Suri
February 15, 2017

This book covers state-of-the-art medical image analysis approaches currently pursued in autism research. Chapters cover recent advances in diagnosis using structural neuroimaging. All aspects of imaging are included, such as electrophysiology (EEG, ERP, QEEG, and MEG), postmortem techniques, and...

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