Psychiatry Essentials for Primary Care is an easy-to-use resource written specifically for general clinicians from the general medical point of view! It helps physicians recognize, screen, and manage various psychiatric disorders. Focusing on MAPSO (mood disorders, anxiety, psychosis, substance-induced and organic/other issues) the book provides clear guidance on the most common disorders primary-care physicians encounter.
Guides to psychiatry to often leave physicians feeling overwhelmed with more information than they need to better treat their patients; Psychiatry Essentials for Primary Care is the cornerstone for psychiatric knowledge physicians have been waiting for!
"This is an excellent guide to the treatment of psychiatric illness. I would highly recommend it to any general practitioner. As a former family medicine physician, I wish I had this book back then."
-- Brett Plyler, M.D. (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) Doody's Review
The book is written for general medical practitioners.