Author: American Psychiatric Association
Publisher: Amer Psychiatric Pub Inc; Ppk Pmplt edition (June 1, 1999)
Category: Medicine & Health Sciences
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APA guidelines generally describe treatment of adult patients. They also provide summaries, pocket guides and patient/family tools.
APA guidelines generally describe treatment of adult patients.
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The American Psychiatric Association (APA) Practice Guidelines are not .
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) Practice Guidelines are not intended to be con-strued or to serve as a standard of medical care. and providing postdelirium management to support the patient and family and provid-ing education regarding risk factors for future episodes. A patient with delirium may have a delusional conviction of the reality of a hallucination and exhibit emo-tional and behavioral responses consistent with the hallucination’s content.
This book contains Quick Reference Guides (QRGs) to all . Each guide is derived from the full text of a practice guideline developed by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and published originally in The American Journal of Psychiatry.
This book contains Quick Reference Guides (QRGs) to all of the published APA Practice Guidelines. QRGs are created by abstracting the crucial information from the text of the full guideline, with greatest emphasis placed on retaining the material most directly relevant to the treatment decision making, and are intended for day-to-day work with patients.
This practical guideline offers invaluable information to psychiatrists who care for patients with delirium
This practical guideline offers invaluable information to psychiatrists who care for patients with delirium. In helping the clinician provide treatments that address the underlying etiology of the delirium, it discusses psychiatric management, environmental and supportive interventions, and specific pharmacologic treatments.
Any time a patient is diagnosed with delirium s/he should be given a full . Delirium is a frightening experience for the patient and for family and friends. For more information contact American Psychiatric Association, Office of HIV Psychiatry, 1000 Wilson Blvd.
Any time a patient is diagnosed with delirium s/he should be given a full neurodiagnostic workup to exclude various general medical complications associated with HIV infection. How is delirium diagnosed? The major challenge in diagnosing delirium is to distinguish delirium from dementia. Suite 1825, Arlington, VA 22209; phone: 70. 07. 1089; or e-mail Visit our web site at ww. sychiatry.
Treatment Works for Delirium. A Patient and Family Guide. ISBN 978-0-89042-416-2.
The book covers delirium and how to treat it. This is sold as a package of 12.