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Study guide to DSM-IV-TR
Fauman, Michael A., 1942-
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Publication Information:
Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., [2002]

Physical Description:
vii, 424 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders.
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RC473.D54 F38 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® demonstrates the fundamental features of DSM-IV-TR disorders through brief clinical vignettes, and questions and answers. These vignettes help beginning students and experienced clinicians visualize a disorder in the context of a multidimensional patient who is characterized by more than just the fulfillment of individual diagnostic criteria. Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® #149; Describes common problems in diagnosis#149; Provides guidelines for resolving issues of diagnostic uncertainty#149; Summarizes the core concepts of the diagnostic group discussed in each chapter#149; Presents interesting case examples that provide "diagnostic prototypes" of the individual disorders included in DSM-IV-TR#149; Includes self-assessment questions that allow the reader to test their understanding of DSM-IV-TR

Several new sections have been added #149; Boundary Between Normality and Abnormality#149; Dimensional vs. Categorical Classification

Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® is an indispensable companion designed to help students, residents, and clinicians conceptualize how DSM-IV-TR can be used in everyday practice.

Author Notes

Michael A. Fauman, Ph.D., M.D., is Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is also Medical Director and Vice President for Medical Services at Magellan Behavioral of Michigan, Inc. in Farmington Hills, Michigan.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
1 Introduction to DSM-IV-TRp. 1
2 Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescencep. 21
3 Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disordersp. 61
4 Mental Disorders Due to a General Medical Conditionp. 91
5 Substance-Related Disordersp. 103
6 Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disordersp. 143
7 Mood Disordersp. 171
8 Anxiety Disordersp. 215
9 Somatoform Disordersp. 247
10 Factitious Disordersp. 265
11 Dissociative Disordersp. 273
12 Sexual and Gender Identity Disordersp. 289
13 Eating Disordersp. 319
14 Sleep Disordersp. 333
15 Impulse-Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classifiedp. 355
16 Adjustment Disordersp. 367
17 Personality Disordersp. 375
Indexp. 405