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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ann Mortimer; P J McKenna
|Description:||x, 249 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||1. Metabolic and endocrine effects of antipsychotic agents: scientific theory and clinical practice, V Frighi; 2. Cognitive impairment in schizophrenia and treatment strategies for it, C Pantelis, P Maruff, R Testa; 3. Dual diagnosis treatment strategies, N Seivewright; 4. Long-acting antipsychotic drugs: do they improve outcome? P Haddad; 5. Issues in the development of antipsychotic drugs: the current climate, A Mortimer; 6. CBT and other psychological strategies in schizophrenia, P McKenna; 7. Treatment strategies in early psychosis, S Lewis; 8. Structural and functional imaging in schizophrenia: implications for pathophysiology, E Pomarol-Clotet; 9. Functional imaging with ligands in schizophrenia: therapeutic inferences, O Howes, S Kapur; 10. Adjunctive treatment in schizophrenia: what is the evidence? R Conley; 11. The current status of clozapine in and beyond treatment resistant schizophrenia, R Buchanan; 12. Neurochemical theories of schizophrenia, P McKenna; 13. Atypical vs. conventional treatment in schizophrenia in practice: another triumph of hope over experience? PB Jones; 14. Basic mechanisms of atypical antipsychotic drug action, J Waddington; 15. The hyperacute/behaviourally disturbed patient: rapid tranquillisation and other strategies, S Dye; 16. Compliance in schizophrenia, P Weiden; Abbreviations; Index.|
|Series Title:||Therapeutic strategies|
|Other Titles:||Therapeutic strategies in schizophrenia|
|Responsibility:||edited by Ann M. Mortimer, Peter J. McKenna.|
"This book is unique in its straightforward and honest account of the current state of affairs in the treatment and management of patients with this devastating illness. I highly recommend it."