Campbell\'s Psychiatric Dictionary

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Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary

The eighth edition of Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary continues to pursue its goal of keeping the reader abreast of new developments in psychiatry. Technological advances have enabled researchers to trace neurotransmission, to uncover the mechanisms of drug action, and to monitor brain activity in real time. Psychiatry has increasingly embraced the neurosciences in studies of learning and memory, sleep and dreaming, and behavioral genetics. There has been cross-fertilization with different fields - among them pharmacology, physiology, biochemistry, and experimental and developmental psychology - and many terms from those disciplines have been incorporated into the Dictionary.

This edition reflects achievements not only in the basic sciences but also in their practical application. Studies of different forms and combinations of treatments continue to refine and individualize approaches to the particular patient. To make all of this meaningful to mental health professionals and to those outside that field who are interested in what psychiatry is doing to meet the needs of its patients, the editor has retained the encyclopedic approach to the definition of many terms. That, plus the liberal use of cross-references between entries, should make it easier for the reader to access the information that is sought.

Specifications of Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary

GENERAL
AuthorRobert Jean Campbell
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Edition8
ISBN-100195152212
ISBN-139780195152210
PublisherOxford University Press, USA
Number Of Pages728
Publication Date2003-10-30
DIMENSIONS
Height1.69 inch.
Length9.72 inch.
Width7.78 inch.
Weight2.9 pounds.

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