The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry

The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry

Description

The revised 13th edition of the essential reference for the prescribing of drugs for patients with mental health disorders

The revised and updated 13th edition of The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry provides up-to-date information, expert guidance on prescribing practice in mental health, including drug choice, treatment of adverse effects and how to augment or switch medications. The text covers a wide range of topics including pharmacological interventions for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety, and many other less common conditions. There is advice on prescribing in children and adolescents, in substance misuse and in special patient groups.

This world-renowned guide has been written in concise terms by an expert team of psychiatrists and specialist pharmacists. The Guidelines help with complex prescribing problems and include information on prescribing psychotropic medications outside their licensed indications as well as potential interactions with other medications and substances such as alcohol, tobacco and caffeine. In addition, each of the book's 165 sections features a full reference list so that evidence on which guidance is based can be readily accessed. This important text:

Is the world's leading clinical resource for evidence-based prescribing in day-to-day clinical practice and for formulating prescribing policy
Includes referenced information on topics such as transferring from one medication to another, prescribing psychotropic medications during pregnancy or breastfeeding, and treating patients with comorbid physical conditions, including impaired renal or hepatic function.
Presents guidance on complex clinical problems that may not be encountered routinely

Written for psychiatrists, neuropharmacologists, pharmacists and clinical psychologists as well as nurses and medical trainees, The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry are the established reference source for ensuring the safe and effective use of medications for patients presenting with mental health problems.


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Details

Author(s)
David M. Taylor, Thomas R. E. Barnes, Allan H. Young
Format
Paperback | 872 pages
Dimensions
172 x 241 x 31mm | 1,228g
Publication date
16 Jul 2018
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Imprint
Wiley-Blackwell
Publication City/Country
Hoboken, United States
Language
English
Edition Statement
13th Edition
ISBN10
1119442605
ISBN13
9781119442608
Bestsellers rank
14,212