The format is very attractive, the information is complete, the consultation is easy. Product Description With the range of psychotropic drugs expanding and the usages of existing medications diversifying, we are pleased to present this very latest edition of what has become the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology. I keep this on my desk and use it every day. It gives initial, usual, and maximal dosing. Are there agreements or disagreements with any of the opinions expressed here? With the range of psychotropic drugs expanding and the usages of existing medications diversifying, we are pleased to present this very latest edition of what has become the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology. In addition, many important new indications are covered for existing drugs, as are updates to the profiles of the entire content and collection, including an expansion of the sections on long-acting injectable formulations of antipsychotics.
Unfortunately that also means excluding less critical facts as well as extraneous information, which may nevertheless be useful to the reader but would make the book too long and dilute the most important information. My binding is starting to come loose after three months. In no other recent text will a clinician find so much information in such a concise and user-friendly format. I use it on a daily basis. Pros: 10 characters minimum Count: 0 of 1,000 characters 4. So in the end, I had to choose: Useful book or portable download. He has conducted various research projects awarded by the National Institute of Mental Health, Veterans Affairs, and the pharmaceutical industry.
When I have a question or want to review clinical pearls to improve my practice, I can quickly find the information that I am looking for in the Prescriber's Guide. The art of psychopharmacology is finally given the space it deserves âŠ This guidebook is an excellent source of information for the art of prescribing psychotropic medications and belongs in every clinician's library. I wish I was as confident as Stahl! Without further ado, they are: - benztropine - blonanaserin - buprenorphine - dextromethorphan - diphenhydramine - disulfiram - ketamine - levomilnacipran - lorcaserin - nalmefene - phentermine-topiramate - prazosin - propranolol For those of us that buy our books by the pound, the book is 100 pages and 7 mm thicker. No one else in class had a falling apart book or blurred pages. Wish it could be spiral bound. Since I just started, there is nothing here to say that experts haven't already said. Clinical pearls are still one of the best parts of the book.
In deciding what to include and what to omit, the author has drawn upon common sense and 30 years of clinical experience with patients. In no other recent text will a clinician find so much information in such a concise and user-friendly format. Any and all suggestions and comments are welcomed. The binding began separating about one month after use. At the back of the guide are several indices. Specifically, each drug is broken down into five sections, each designated by a unique color background: M therapeutics, M side effects, M dosing and use, M special populations, and M the art of psychopharmacology, followed by key references.
In addition, many important new indications are covered for existing drugs, as are updates to the profiles of the entire content and collection. He has conducted numerous research projects awarded by the National Institute of Mental Health, the Veterans Administration, and the pharmaceutical industry. I was disappointed to find that the digital version is basically just the text of the book. Stahl is an internationally recognised clinician, researcher, and teacher in psychiatry and psychopharmacology. It make be smaller, but it's definitely a desk reference.
You are logged in as. Full Specifications What's new in version 1. Best psychiatric prescriber guide so far. Again just wish there was more on child and adolescents or a separate book. With its easy-to-use, template-driven navigation system, The Prescriber's Guide combines evidence- based data with clinically informed advice to support everyone prescribing in the field of mental health. Some of his med titrations seem a little aggressive, so I often halve the dose when starting my patients on a medication.
Very glad I purchased it. In addition, many important new indications are covered for existing drugs, as are updates to the profiles of the entire content and collection. With the range of psychotropic drugs expanding and the usages of existing medications diversifying, we are pleased to present this very latest edition of what has become the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology. Dose 1-16 mg per day in divided doses. Easy to navigate and easy to use, the Prescriber's Guide combines evidence-based information with clinically informed guidance to support clinicians Now established as the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology, this latest edition of the Prescriber's Guide has been completely revised and updated to reflect the most current practice in the use of psychotropic drugs. Are there suggestions for any additional tips or pearls for future editions? Still says that moclobemide requires a low-tyramine diet?! He is the author of the market-leading textbook Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology, as well as more than 500 other articles and chapters. Do you find any factual errors? It often recommends to leave that type of prescribing to the expert, however, people using this book are usually the experts.
In addition, drugs for which switching between medications can be complicated have a special section called The Art of Switching, which includes clinical pearls and graphical representations to help guide the switching process. For adult prescribing this is great. Download Ebook Read Now File Type Upload Date. Book Description: With coverage of 16 brand-new drugs - including six fresh-to-market critical new compounds - and incorporating the latest information on new indications, new formulations, new recommendations and new safety data, the fifth edition of this indispensable guide provides the essential practical support required by anyone prescribing in the field of mental health. This particular edition is in a Paperback format.
In addition, many important new indications are covered for existing drugs, as are updates to the profiles of the entire content and collection. Features of the Prescribers Guide app:-Includes the full text of the printed book-Each drug entry includes the range of indications, their advantages and disadvantages, and tips for dosing and avoiding adverse effects-Full-text search engine, with search results highlighted in the text-Highlighting, bookmarking and notes functionality -Comprehensive index-Adjustable text size and screen brightnessAbout the author:Stephen M. Dosing and use gives the usual dosing range; dosage forms; how to dose and dosing tips; symptoms of overdose; long-term use; if habit forming, how to stop; pharmacokinetics; drug interactions; when not to use; and other warnings or precautions. Совершенно новый: Новая, непрочитанная, неиспользованная книга в отличном состоянии без отсутствующих или поврежденных страниц. This new edition features 16 added new drugs, including six fresh-to-market critical new compounds, and several older drugs for which there are proven and useful applications. The unique way it presents the information makes it useful to both prescribers and nonprescribers. Feedback can be emailed to Specifically, are the best and most essential psychotropic drugs included here? Summary: optional Count: 0 of 1,500 characters The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.