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Hypomania Handbook, The: The Challenge of Elevated Mood
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Hypomania Handbook, The: The Challenge of Elevated Mood

Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Doran, Christopher M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-77520-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86
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This practical, clinically oriented handbook provides up-to-date information on the concept, causality, diagnosis, and pharmacologic and behavioral treatment of hypomania, an increasingly recognized stage of bipolar illness often referred to as "elevated mood."

he first section of this handbook traces the evolution of the concept of elevated mood, including the bipolar spectrum model and the GEnES fingerprint, a new model for understanding the role of both neurocellular and environmental factors in mood disorders. Subsequent sections address diagnostic issues, provide evidence-based treatment recommendations, and discuss the management of symptoms, populations, and comorbid conditions that pose special challenges.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Doran, Christopher M.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-77520-5
  • Specialty:
    Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
    Psychiatry
    Psychology
    Psychopharmacology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 320
  • Illustrations: 23
  • Year: 2007
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86

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