Kaplan & Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatry


Kaplan & Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatry, 6e

By Benjamin J. Sadock, Samoon Ahmad and Virginia A. Sadock

  • Paperback
  • 9781496386939
  • February 2018
  • 600 pages
  • List Price: £53.00 £42.4 (20% discount, expires: 31st Dec)
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Completely revised to bring you up to date with current DSM-5 classifications, new medications, and more, Kaplan & Sadock’s Pocket Handbook of Clinical Psychiatry, Sixth Edition, is a concise, easy-to-use guide to diagnosing the full range of psychiatric disorders in both adults and children. Brief summaries of psychiatric disorders include key aspects of etiology, epidemiology, clinical features, and suggestions for treatment. It’s an ideal ready reference for psychiatrists and other physicians, medical students on psychiatric rotations, psychiatric residents, and mental health professionals in psychology, social work, and nursing.
  • Incorporates Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) into every chapter, ensuring that all diagnoses conform to DSM-5 classifications.
  • Covers all aspects of psychological and pharmacological management. 
  • Concludes each chapter with specific page and chapter references to more detailed coverage in Kaplan and Sadock's Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, Tenth Edition.
  • Includes boxed, highlighted Clinical Hints for quick reference.
  • Uses an easy-to-scan outline format throughout, making it a perfect source of quick review for busy clinical practitioners, psychiatric residents, or students preparing for exams. 

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Publication Month
February 2018
Edition Type

Product Format
Height x Width
5157 x 3226 mm
246755 grams
Number of Pages
600 pages

MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General


Other books by this author
  • Kaplan and Sadock's Concise Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Kaplan & Sadock's Study Guide and Self-Examination Review in Psychiatry
  • Kaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry
  • Kaplan & Sadock. Sinopsis de psiquiatría