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Clinical Evaluation of Psychotropic Drugs for Psychiatric Disorders

Principles and Proposed Guidelines (Who Expert Series on Biological Psychiatry,)

by Paul Grof

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Published by Hogrefe & Huber Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clinical psychology,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Mental illness,
  • Mental Disorders,
  • Neuropsychopharmacology,
  • standards,
  • Psychology,
  • Psychotropic drugs,
  • Chemotherapy,
  • Drug Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsC. G. Gottfries (Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8213281M
    ISBN 10088937063X
    ISBN 109780889370630

    A psychiatric medication is a licensed psychoactive drug taken to exert an effect on the chemical makeup of the brain and nervous system. Thus, these medications are used to treat mental y prescribed in psychiatric settings, these medications are typically made of synthetic chemical the midth century, such medications have been . When Psychiatric Services began publication a half-century ago, as Mental Hospitals, the paradigms of clinical psychiatry were already in flux. The first psychotropic agents capable of treating psychotic and mood disorders had been introduced, general hospitals were developing units for patients with mental illnesses rather than sending them to Cited by:

      Clinical Consult to Psychiatric Nursing for Advanced Practice - Ebook written by Jacqueline Rhoads, PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP-C, PMHNP-BE, GNP-BE, Patrick Murphy, PhD. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Clinical Consult to Psychiatric . Psychoactive Drug. Psychotropic drugs should be prescribed for children with learning disability when the primary purpose is the short-term control of a crisis or the long-term treatment of a psychiatric disorder such as schizophrenia or depression. From: Core Psychiatry (Third Edition), Related terms: Antidepressant; Typical Antipsychotic.

    “psychiatric medications”, “psychotropic drugs”, “psychoactive drugs”, “psychoactive medications”, and “psychotropic medications” are used interchangeably throughout the course. They are used to refer to the drugs used to treat mental illness. Additionally, the terms “psychiatric treatment” and “psychiatric therapy File Size: 1MB. The new edition of this popular text offers a clear, straightforward way to understand the often intimidating subject of psychiatric nursing. Its practical, clinical perspective and user-friendly writing style engage the reader in a learning process that both informs and enlightens. Clinical chapters progress consistently and logically from theory to application.5/5(1).


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