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Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Delirium (Includes Treating Delirium: A Quick Reference Guide for Psychiatrists) (American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines)

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Publisher Comments:

Summarizes data regarding the care of patients with delirium. Begins at the point where the psychiatrist has diagnosed a patient as suffering from delirium according to the DSM-IV "TM" criteria for the disorder.

Book News Annotation:

Comprising the tenth in a series approved by the American Psychiatric Association, this volume provides guidelines for psychiatrists making clinical decisions about patients with delirium. It includes 21 multiple-choice Continuing Medical Education questions with answers.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Developed by psychiatrists who are in active clinical practice, this practical guideline offers invaluable information to psychiatrists who care for patients with delirium. It summarizes the current data available on this topic and provides recommendations for treatment. In helping the clinician provide treatments that address the underlying etiology of the delirium, it discusses psychiatric management, environmental and supportive interventions, and specific pharmacologic treatments.

This text examines clinical features influencing treatment including comorbid psychiatric disorders and general medical conditions. It also provides guidance for educating the patient and family and assessing and ensuring patient safety. Ultimately, this guideline can assist psychiatrists in their clinical decision making and improve the care of their patients.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 33-39, 1st set).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780890423134
Author:
American Psychiatric Association
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing
Author:
American Psychological Association
Author:
APA
Location:
Washington, DC
Subject:
Psychotherapy
Subject:
Delirium
Subject:
Practice Guideline
Subject:
Psychotherapy - General
Subject:
Psychiatry - General
Subject:
Psychology : General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 33-39).
Series:
American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines
Series Volume:
no. 239
Publication Date:
19990631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
75
Dimensions:
11.00x8.52x.28 in. .62 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Developed by psychiatrists who are in active clinical practice, this practical guideline offers invaluable information to psychiatrists who care for patients with delirium. It summarizes the current data available on this topic and provides recommendations for treatment. In helping the clinician provide treatments that address the underlying etiology of the delirium, it discusses psychiatric management, environmental and supportive interventions, and specific pharmacologic treatments.

This text examines clinical features influencing treatment including comorbid psychiatric disorders and general medical conditions. It also provides guidance for educating the patient and family and assessing and ensuring patient safety. Ultimately, this guideline can assist psychiatrists in their clinical decision making and improve the care of their patients.

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