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ADHD in Adults : A Practical Guide to Evaluation and Management

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Craig B.H. Surman, editor. Humana Press , c2013.
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ADHD in Adults: A Practical Guide to Evaluation and Management is the product of a unique collaboration of international specialists. This volume offers easy-to-read guidance, and includes checklists, rating scales and treatment planning tools. It was designed for a broad audience of caregivers working in diverse settings, including psychiatrists, social workers, primary care physicians, nurse specialists and psychologists. The authors are highly acclaimed clinicians, investigators and educato…
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Surman, Craig B.H.
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Craig B.H. Surman, editor
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 227 p. : 94 ill., 21 ill. in color)
Series Title
Current clinical psychiatry
ISBN
9781627032483
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity - diagnosis
Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency medicine
Family medicine
Internal medicine
Psychiatry
Abstract
ADHD in Adults: A Practical Guide to Evaluation and Management is the product of a unique collaboration of international specialists. This volume offers easy-to-read guidance, and includes checklists, rating scales and treatment planning tools. It was designed for a broad audience of caregivers working in diverse settings, including psychiatrists, social workers, primary care physicians, nurse specialists and psychologists. The authors are highly acclaimed clinicians, investigators and educators. They offer step-by-step guidance for implementation of best practices, drawing from clinical research and their experience treating thousands of patients. They cover diagnosis, treatment planning, and state-of-the-art application of pharmacology, psychotherapy, skill-building, family system and environmental interventions for both simple and complex cases. The scales and worksheets in this Guide were developed to efficiently facilitate assessment and management. The Editor is an international leader in the field from the Clinical and Research Program in Adult ADHD at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Harvard Medical School, which has made pioneering and highly cited contributions to the understanding of ADHD. This Guide is a definitive, indispensable resource for all health providers who wish to optimize their approach to adult patients with ADHD.
Contents
ADHD in adults: a clinical concern -- Clinical Assessment of ADHD in Adults -- Treatment Planning for Adults with ADHD -- Neuropsychological Assessment of ADHD and Executive Function Deficits in Adults -- Stimulant Pharmacotherapy for Adults with ADHD -- Non-Stimulant Drug Treatments for Adults with ADHD -- Psychosocial Treatment for Adult ADHD -- Managing ADHD in Adults with Common Comorbidities -- Managing ADHD in Adolescence and Young Adulthood: Emerging comorbidities, and tailored treatment -- ADHD in Families -- Clinical Dilemmas in the Assessment and Management of ADHD in Adults: A Psychiatrist’s View from an Urban Hospital Clinic.
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Adult ADHD : Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment

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J.J. Sandra Kooij. (Third edition) Springer , c2013.
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Adult ADHD: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment, Third Edition covers not only diagnostic assessment, but also comorbidity patterns as well as differential diagnosis of ADHD with for example bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder. The symptom overlap and misdiagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome in girls and women with the inattentive subtype of ADHD, ADD is explored. The chronic delayed sleep phase syndrome associated with ADHD based on disturbances in the circadian rhythm, and th…
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Kooij, J.J. Sandra
Responsibility
J.J. Sandra Kooij
Edition
Third edition
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 292 p. : ill.)
ISBN
9781447141372 (print ed.)
9781447141389
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity - diagnosis
Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity - therapy
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Neurology
Psychiatry
Psychopharmacology
Abstract
Adult ADHD: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment, Third Edition covers not only diagnostic assessment, but also comorbidity patterns as well as differential diagnosis of ADHD with for example bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder. The symptom overlap and misdiagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome in girls and women with the inattentive subtype of ADHD, ADD is explored. The chronic delayed sleep phase syndrome associated with ADHD based on disturbances in the circadian rhythm, and the possible consequences for general health (obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer) are discussed. There are sections on ADHD and intelligence, criminality, sexuality, dyslexia and autism. Adult ADHD can be treated effectively but as yet the disorder is not always recognised by professionals and this book aims to help correct this. Diagnostic tools are included, such as the structured Diagnostic Interview for Adult ADHD (DIVA), and an ultra-short and somewhat longer screening tool, all based on the DSM-IV criteria for ADHD. Treatment options cover psychoeducation and motivation and individual and group coaching; long-acting stimulants and other new drugs for treating ADHD; use of melatonin to treat the delayed sleep-phase disorder. Useful information is included on the setting up and organisation of a department for adult ADHD with a multidisciplinary team. References, websites and useful international addresses have all been updated. Adult ADHD: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment, Third Edition is intended for students, junior doctors/residents, psychologists, psychiatrists, other mental healthcare professionals and interested parties and provides a quick overview of the current state of the science and of the methods used in diagnosis and treatment. Adult ADHD: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment, Third Edition was originally published by Pearson Assessment and Information BV, The Netherlands.
Contents
Introduction -- Diagnostic assessment -- Diagnostic instruments -- Treatment -- Treatment: Coaching adults with ADHD -- Set-up and organisation of a specialist department.
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Adult emergency medicine

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John F O’Brien. Manson , c2013.
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O'Brien, John F
Responsibility
John F O’Brien
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Manson
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
288 p.
Series Title
Self-assessment color review
ISBN
9781840766325 (PDF ebook)
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Emergencies
Emergency medicine - examination questions
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Atlas of Adult Autopsy : A Guide to Modern Practice

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S. Kim Suvarna, editor. (1st ed.) Springer , c2016.
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This atlas leads the reader through the adult autopsy process, and its common variations, with a large number of high-quality macroscopic photographs and concise accompanying text. It provides a manual of current practice and is an easy-to-use resource for case examination for consent, medico-legal and radiological autopsies. External realities and checks are discussed at the beginning of the book, which goes on to cover specific body cavities and organ systems in detail. The book ends with cha…
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Suvarna, S. Kim
Responsibility
S. Kim Suvarna, editor
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 399 p. : 1100 illus., 1066 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319270203 (print ed.)
9783319270227
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Autopsy - methods
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Forensic Science
Pathology
Abstract
This atlas leads the reader through the adult autopsy process, and its common variations, with a large number of high-quality macroscopic photographs and concise accompanying text. It provides a manual of current practice and is an easy-to-use resource for case examination for consent, medico-legal and radiological autopsies. External realities and checks are discussed at the beginning of the book, which goes on to cover specific body cavities and organ systems in detail. The book ends with chapters on topics including forensic autopsies, specialist sampling, toxicology analyses and the radiological autopsy. Atlas of Adult Autopsy is aimed at practicing pathologists, particularly those in training grades. It may also be of interest to anatomical technicians in autopsy suites, as well as parties with a legal interest in autopsy practice.
Contents
General Considerations and Safety -- External Examination -- Evisceration -- Thorax: Heart, Lungs, Mediastinum, and Pleura -- Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary System -- Genitourinary and Breast Tissues, Including Pregnancy -- Lymphoreticular Tissues: Lymph Node, Spleen and Thymus, Bone and Marrow -- Endocrine Glands: Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, and Pituitary -- The Central Nervous System, with Eye and Ear -- Standard and Special Tests -- Devices: Foreign Items Encountered During the Autopsy -- The Forensic Autopsy -- The Radiological Autopsy -- Toxicology -- Appendix.
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Cases in adult congenital heart disease : atlas with DVD

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[edited by] Michael A. Gatzoulis ... [et al.]. (1st ed.) Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier , c2010.
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Gatzoulis, Michael A
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[edited by] Michael A. Gatzoulis ... [et al.]
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier
Date Published
c2010
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxi, 526 p.)
ISBN
9780443067129
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Heart defects, congenital - atlases
Heart defects, congenital - Case Reports
Subjects (LCSH)
Adult
Congenital heart disease - Case studies - Atlases
Heart Defects, Congenital - Atlases
Heart Defects, Congenital - Case Reports
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Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology. Volume I, Adult Endocrinology

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Anil Bhansali, Yashpal Gogate. Springer India , c2015.
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This book covers interesting and yet often challenging cases among adult patients in a unique Question-Answer format. Simulating the bed-side case discussions during the ward rounds, one question logically leads to another question thereby generating curiosity and promoting evidence-based medicine. Taking the readers through the entire spectrum starting from etiology and pathophysiology to clinical presentation to management principles, each question addresses one key aspect of the disorder. De…
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Bhansali, Anil
Other Authors
Gogate, Yashpal
Responsibility
Anil Bhansali, Yashpal Gogate
Place of Publication
New Delhi
Publisher
Springer India
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 469 p. : 161 illus., 114 illus. in color)
ISBN
9788132223979 (print ed.)
9788132223986
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Endocrine System Diseases
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Diabetes
Endocrinology
Reproductive Medicine
Abstract
This book covers interesting and yet often challenging cases among adult patients in a unique Question-Answer format. Simulating the bed-side case discussions during the ward rounds, one question logically leads to another question thereby generating curiosity and promoting evidence-based medicine. Taking the readers through the entire spectrum starting from etiology and pathophysiology to clinical presentation to management principles, each question addresses one key aspect of the disorder. Described in a very simple and lucid narrative, this book ensures sound conceptual understanding while covering each topic comprehensively. This volume covers important topics such as acromegaly, Cushing syndrome, osteoporosis, hypercalcemia, pheochromocytoma, hyperaldosteronism, thyroid disorders, and diabetes in adult patients. These cases are not only seen by endocrinologists, but are also managed by internists, orthopedic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists. Less common disorders such as adrenal disorders and androgen excess have also been covered.
Contents
Acromegaly: Clinical Perspectives -- Acromegaly: Diagnosis and Treatment -- Hyperprolactinemia -- Cushing's Syndrome: Clinical Perspectives -- Chapter Cushing's Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment -- Disorders of Androgen Excess -- Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma -- Disorders of Mineralocorticoid Excess -- Hypothyroidism -- Thyrotoxicosis -- Extra-thyroidal Manifestations of Autoimmune Thyroid Disease -- Thyroid Disorders During Pregnancy -- Disorders of Mineral Homeostasis -- Hyperparathyroidism -- Osteoporosis -- Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus -- Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus -- Diabetes-Related Complications-I -- Diabetes-Related Complications-II -- Diabetes During Pregnancy.
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Congenital heart disease in adults

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[edited by] Michael H. Crawford . . . [et al.]. (3rd ed.) Saunders/Elsevier , c2009.
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Dr. Perloff, the founding father of the field of adult congenital heart disease, presents a decades worth of research and clinical data in the completely redefined 3rd edition to bring you the most current information. With advances in diagnosis and treatment in children, more and more of those with CHD survive well into adulthood. Expert contributors in various fields offer a multi-disciplinary, multi-system approach to treatment so you get comprehensive coverage on all aspects of the subspeci…
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Aboulhosn, Jamil
Child, John S
Perloff, Joseph K
Responsibility
[edited by] Michael H. Crawford . . . [et al.]
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Saunders/Elsevier
Date Published
c2009
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 488 p.)
ISBN
9780723434856(electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Heart diseases - diagnosis
Heart diseases - etiology
Heart diseases - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Adult
Congenital heart disease
Heart Defects, Congenital
Abstract
Dr. Perloff, the founding father of the field of adult congenital heart disease, presents a decades worth of research and clinical data in the completely redefined 3rd edition to bring you the most current information. With advances in diagnosis and treatment in children, more and more of those with CHD survive well into adulthood. Expert contributors in various fields offer a multi-disciplinary, multi-system approach to treatment so you get comprehensive coverage on all aspects of the subspecialty, including basic unoperated malformations, medical and surgical perspectives, postoperative residue, and sequelae. As someone who treats these patients, you need to be ready to provide the continual care they require. Conveys a multidisciplinary, multi-system approach to the lifelong care of adult CHD patients to put treatment in a broader context. Presents information in a consistent, logical style so the information you need is easy to find and apply. Supplements the text with 600 clear conceptual illustrations to clarify difficult concepts.
Contents
Historical perspective / Joseph K. Perloff -- National and international scope / Joseph K. Perloff, Amy Verstappen -- Specialized facilities for adults with congenital heart disease / Joseph K. Perloff, Pamela D. Miner, Linda Houser -- Survival patterns without cardiac surgery or interventional catheterization : a narrowing base / Joseph K. Perloff -- Survival patterns after cardiac surgery or interventional catherterization : a broadening base / Joseph K. Perloff, Mark D. Plunkett -- Echocardiography in anatomic imaging and hemodynamic evaluation of adults with congenital heart disease / John S. Child -- Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography in the assessment of adult congenital heart disease / Jamil Aboulhosn, Howard Dinh, John P. Finn -- Infective endocarditis and congenital heart disease / John S. Child, David A. Pegues, Joseph K. Perloff -- Management of pregnancy and contraception in congenital heart disease / John S. Child, Koseph K. Perloff, Brian Koos -- Genetics, epidemiology, and counseling / Fabian Chen, Emmanuèle Délot, Joseph K. Perloff -- Exercise and athletics in adults with congenital heart disease / Jamil Aboulhosn, Joseph K. Perloff -- Cyanotic congenital heart disease : a multisystem disorder / Joseph K. Perloff -- Psychiatric and psychosocial disorders in congenital heart disease / Barry H. Guze, Elisa A. Moreno, Joseph K. Perloff -- Neurological disorders / Joseph K. Perloff, Jerffrey L. Saver -- Cardiac surgery in adults with congenital heart disease : Operation and reoperation / Daniel Marelli ... [et al.] -- Prosthetic materials : selection, use, and long-term effects / Mark D. Plunkett, Joseph K. Perloff -- Cardiac transplantation in patients with congenital heart disease / Jon A. Kobashigawa, Daniel Marelli -- Transcatheter interventions in adults with congenital heart disease / Jamil Aboulhosn, Daniel Levi, John W. Moore -- Noncardiac surgery / Joseph K. Perloff, Michael Sopher -- Residua and sequelae : a perspective / Joseph K. Perloff -- Residua and sequelae involving cardiac valves / Joseph K. Perloff, Mark D. Plunkett -- Electrophysiologic abnormalities : unoperated occurrence and postoperative residua and sequelae / Kalyanam Shivkumar, Joseph K. Perloff -- Myocardial growth and the development and regression of increased ventricular mass / Joseph K. Perloff.
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Diagnosis and management of adult congenital heart disease

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[edited by] Michael Gatzoulis, Gary D. Webb, Piers E.F. Daubeney. (3rd ed.) Elsevier , c2018.
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Daubeney, Piers E. F
Gatzoulis, Michael A
Webb, Gary D
Responsibility
[edited by] Michael Gatzoulis, Gary D. Webb, Piers E.F. Daubeney
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Adult congenital heart disease
Diagnosis & management of adult congenital heart disease
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date Published
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780702069291 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Heart defects, congenital - diagnosis
Heart Defects, Congenital - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Adult
Congenital heart disease
Heart Defects, Congenital - diagnosis
Heart Defects, Congenital - therapy
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Echocardiographic Atlas of Adult Congenital Heart Disease

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Hakimeh Sadeghian, Zahra Savand-Roomi. Springer , c2015.
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This atlas of echocardiography presents more than 100 cases of adult congenital heart disease, from diagnosis to treatment follow-up. The coverage is broad, encompassing atrial and ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, cyanotic adult congenital heart disease, and numerous other anomalies, as well as findings on fetal echocardiography. For each disease, all echocardiographic images and views which proved of diagnostic value are arranged sequentially, with inclusion of transesopha…
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Sadeghian, Hakimeh
Other Authors
Savand-Roomi, Zahra
Responsibility
Hakimeh Sadeghian, Zahra Savand-Roomi
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 517 p. : 762 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319129334 (print ed.)
9783319129341
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Echocardiography
Heart Defects, Congenital - diagnostic imaging
Ultrasonography
Other Subjects
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Cardiology
Imaging / Radiology
Pediatrics
Abstract
This atlas of echocardiography presents more than 100 cases of adult congenital heart disease, from diagnosis to treatment follow-up. The coverage is broad, encompassing atrial and ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, cyanotic adult congenital heart disease, and numerous other anomalies, as well as findings on fetal echocardiography. For each disease, all echocardiographic images and views which proved of diagnostic value are arranged sequentially, with inclusion of transesophageal echocardiographic images whenever appropriate. Additional pertinent information is provided relating to diagnosis and treatment, and key teaching points are highlighted. The superb quality of the illustrations and the range of cases considered (including many rare ones) ensure that this atlas will be of great value for cardiology residents and fellows and highly relevant to day-to-day practice.
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Extracorporeal Life Support for Adults

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Gregory A Schmidt, editor. (1st ed.) Springer New York : Imprint: Humana Press , c2016.
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This book presents a concise, evidence-based review of extracorporeal life support (ECLS) for adult diseases. It describes the use of ECLS with patients who are experiencing severe hypoxemic respiratory failure (ARDS and pneumonia), ventilatory failure (status asthmaticus and COPD), cardiogenic shock, and circulatory or gas exchange failure following complications in cardiothoracic surgery, as well as its use as a bridge to lung transplant. Historically, clinicians have used ECLS as a last reso…
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Schmidt, Gregory A
Responsibility
Gregory A Schmidt, editor
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer New York : Imprint: Humana Press
Date Published
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 269 p. : 59 illus., 45 illus. in color)
Series Vol.
16
Series Title
Respiratory Medicine
ISBN
9781493930043 (print ed.)
9781493930050
ISSN
2197-7372
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Life Support Care
Respiration, artificial
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Intensive / Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Pneumology/Respiratory System
Abstract
This book presents a concise, evidence-based review of extracorporeal life support (ECLS) for adult diseases. It describes the use of ECLS with patients who are experiencing severe hypoxemic respiratory failure (ARDS and pneumonia), ventilatory failure (status asthmaticus and COPD), cardiogenic shock, and circulatory or gas exchange failure following complications in cardiothoracic surgery, as well as its use as a bridge to lung transplant. Historically, clinicians have used ECLS as a last resort; however, this text details the technological improvements, evidence of improved outcomes, and adverse consequences of alternative treatments that are causing this modality to be more commonly adopted. Topics include a description of the complex physiology and technology underlying ECLS; the evidence base for its use in specific clinical conditions; vascular access techniques; daily management of the circuit and patient; guidance regarding the weaning and decannulation process; and recommendations for crisis management and rehabilitation related to ECLS. Extracorporeal Life Support for Adults is ideal reading for practicing physicians, nurses, perfusion specialists, therapists, and critical care trainees who are considering whether to refer their patients for ECLS or are already providing ECLS and are seeking a practical reference to best practices and updated information.
Contents
1. Physiology of Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS) -- 2. Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure: Evidence, Indications, and Exclusions -- 3. Cardiogenic Shock: Evidence, Indications, and Exclusions -- 4. ECCO2R in Obstructive Diseases: Evidence, Indications, and Exclusions -- 5. ECLS as a Bridge to Lung Transplantation -- 6. Modes of ECLS -- 7. Vascular Access for ECLS -- 8. Circuits, Membranes, and Pumps -- 9. Ventilator Management During ECLS -- 10. Daily Care on ECLS -- 11. Crises During ECLS -- 12. Mobilization During ECLS -- 13. ECMO Weaning and Decannulation -- 14. The Story of ECLS: History and Future.
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Handbook for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults

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UK Adult ADHD Network (UKAAN) ; Philip Asherson [and 9 others]. Springer Healthcare , c2013.
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This book is a direct response to a severe treatment gap in recognising, treating and managing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. Affecting 3-4% of the global population, ADHD has long been considered a pediatric psychiatric condition and continues to be overlooked in adults, who often go on to endure a lifetime of clinically significant impairments that affect work performance, social behavior, and personal relationships. However, in the wake of the recognition of ADHD …
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Asherson, Philip, 1960-
Other Authors
UK Adult ADHD Network
Responsibility
UK Adult ADHD Network (UKAAN) ; Philip Asherson [and 9 others]
Place of Publication
Tarporley
Publisher
Springer Healthcare
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 216 p. : 15 illus., 8 illus. in color)
ISBN
9781908517500 (print ed.)
9781908517791
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Behavioral Therapy
Medicine/Public Health, general
Psychiatry
Psychopharmacology
Abstract
This book is a direct response to a severe treatment gap in recognising, treating and managing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. Affecting 3-4% of the global population, ADHD has long been considered a pediatric psychiatric condition and continues to be overlooked in adults, who often go on to endure a lifetime of clinically significant impairments that affect work performance, social behavior, and personal relationships. However, in the wake of the recognition of ADHD in adults in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders IV (considered the absolute gold standard in psychiatry) and a greater number of pharmaceutical treatments being indicated for adults, this book will increase awareness of the condition and advocate expanding ADHD treatment across all age ranges. The book is especially relevant to psychiatrists, GPs, and specialist psychiatric nurses, while also a useful resource for patient societies and advocacy groups.
Contents
Introduction to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Definition of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults -- The scientific basis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults -- Diagnostic assessment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults -- Neuropsychological assessment -- Comorbid symptoms, syndromes, and disorders -- Pharmacological treatments -- Psychological treatments -- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder during pregnancy -- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and the criminal justice system -- Service provision for adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
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The Identification, Assessment, and Treatment of Adults Who Abuse Animals : The AniCare Approach

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Kenneth Shapiro, Antonia J.Z. Henderson. (1st ed.) Springer , c2016.
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This book provides step-by-step guidance on how to identify, assess and treat adults who have abused animals. The theoretical framework employed is broad, encompassing cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, attachment, and trauma-based theories. Organized by stages of therapy, the text discusses how to frame the therapy, establish a working relationship, deal with resistance, establishing accountability, clarifying values related to animals, and teaching self-management skills such as empathy, at…
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Shapiro, Kenneth
Other Authors
Animals and Society Institute
Henderson, Antonia J.Z
Responsibility
Kenneth Shapiro, Antonia J.Z. Henderson
Edition
1st ed.
Former Title
AniCare model of treatment for animal abuse
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 115 p. : 6 illus., 2 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319273600 (print ed.)
9783319273624
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Animal Welfare
Mental Disorders - diagnosis
Mental Disorders - therapy
Psychotherapy
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
Psychiatry
Psychotherapy
Notes
"A project of the Animals and Society Institute"--Added title page.
Preceded by The AniCare model of treatment for animal abuse / Brian Jory and Mary Lou Randour ; edited by Lisa Sasser. 1998.
Abstract
This book provides step-by-step guidance on how to identify, assess and treat adults who have abused animals. The theoretical framework employed is broad, encompassing cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, attachment, and trauma-based theories. Organized by stages of therapy, the text discusses how to frame the therapy, establish a working relationship, deal with resistance, establishing accountability, clarifying values related to animals, and teaching self-management skills such as empathy, attachment, accommodation, reciprocity and nurturance. Additional materials are included or referenced, including an appendix of cases that illustrate the variety of client presentations and electronic supplementary material demonstrates role-played interviews and a workshop presentation.
Contents
1. Introduction -- 1.1 Introduction to the Second Edition -- 1.2 The Violence Connection -- 2. Identification and Assessment -- 2.1 Defining Abuse -- 2.2 Sources of Identification of Abuse -- 2.3 Assessment -- 3. Intervention -- 3.1 The Initial Phase of Therapy: Establishing a Working Relationship -- 3.2 Establishing Accountability -- 3.3 Interpersonal Skills: Empathy -- 3.4 Other Interpersonal Skills -- 3.5 Complementary Approaches -- 4. Appendices -- Appendix A: Supplementary Cases -- Appendix B: Screening Instrument -- Appendix C: History -- Appendix D: Animal Hoarding.
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Infections in the adult intensive care unit

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Hilary Humphreys, Bob Winter, Mical Paul, authors. Springer , c2013.
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Infections in critically ill patients are more common than in most other parts of the hospital, and are often the most complicated to manage. Underlying disease and the reasons for admission make the diagnosis, management and prevention of infection challenging. Developments in technology, the treatment of previously untreatable malignancies, complex surgery procedures, and an increasing age profile result in more patients vulnerable to infection and a greater number of patients needing critica…
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Humphreys, Hilary
Other Authors
Paul, Mical
Winter, Bob
Responsibility
Hilary Humphreys, Bob Winter, Mical Paul, authors
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 212 p. : 39 ill., 26 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781447143185
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Anti-Infective Agents - therapeutic use
Community-acquired infections
Cross Infection
Intensive Care Units
Subjects (LCSH)
Critical care medicine
Infectious diseases
Abstract
Infections in critically ill patients are more common than in most other parts of the hospital, and are often the most complicated to manage. Underlying disease and the reasons for admission make the diagnosis, management and prevention of infection challenging. Developments in technology, the treatment of previously untreatable malignancies, complex surgery procedures, and an increasing age profile result in more patients vulnerable to infection and a greater number of patients needing critical care support. Infections in the Adult Intensive Care Unit is designed to help trainee and practicising physician, surgeon or other medical professional manage the acutely ill patient in the critical care unit, before transfer from the emergency department, or on the hospital ward where effective management may avoid admission to the critical care unit. It has been co-authored by a clinical microbiologist, intensivist and clinical infectious diseases physician to cover some of the major infections presenting in the adult critical care unit. It provides broad principles to be used based on the latest evidence combined with common sense and the results of many years of combined experience.
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Interventional procedures for adult structural heart disease

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[edited by] John M. Lasala, Jason H. Rogers. Elsevier Saunders , c2014.
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Apply the latest percutaneous techniques with the practical, highly illustrated Interventional Procedures for Structural Heart Disease. This brand-new medical reference book presents full-color images, numerous tables, and invaluable clinical pearls to help you utilize today's hottest techniques and technologies for each disease, so you can offer your patients the most desirable outcomes possible. Master today's hottest percutaneous procedures for structural heart disease as perfected by exper…
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Lasala, John M
Rogers, Jason H
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[edited by] John M. Lasala, Jason H. Rogers
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier Saunders
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (400 p.)
ISBN
9781455707584
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Cardiac catheterization - methods
Cardiac surgical procedures - methods
Heart diseases - therapy
Heart valve prosthesis implantation - methods
Abstract
Apply the latest percutaneous techniques with the practical, highly illustrated Interventional Procedures for Structural Heart Disease. This brand-new medical reference book presents full-color images, numerous tables, and invaluable clinical pearls to help you utilize today's hottest techniques and technologies for each disease, so you can offer your patients the most desirable outcomes possible. Master today's hottest percutaneous procedures for structural heart disease as perfected by experts from around the world, including transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), percutaneous paravalvular leak closure, transcatheter mitral valve interventions, a wide variety of adult congenital cardiovascular defect interventions, and more.Grasp the specific knowledge you will need for success in a variety of clinical scenarios, as well as the patient selection criteria for each invasive procedure. Make informed, evidence-based decisions with the latest clinical trial results and evidence integrated into each chapter.Visualize the newest techniques and technologies more clearly through a full-color design featuring illustrations, tables, clinical pearls, complications, and current evidence boxes.
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Joint surgery in the adult patient with hemophilia

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E. Carlos Rodríguez-Merchán, editor. Springer , c2015.
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Rodriguez-Merchan, E. C.
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E. Carlos Rodríguez-Merchán, editor
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 126 pages)
ISBN
9783319107790
9783319107806 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Hemophilia A - complications
Hemophilia B - complications
Intraoperative complications
Joints - surgery
Postoperative complications
Subjects (LCSH)
Hemophilia - Complications
Hemophiliacs - Surgery
Joints - Surgery - Complications
Orthopedic surgery - Complications
Contents
1. Musculoskeletal Manifestations of Hemophilia -- 2. Hematological Concepts and Hematological Perioperative Treatment -- 3. Hemophilic Hemarthroses: Diagnosis and Management -- 4. Imaging of the Hemophilic Joints -- 5. Shoulder Surgery in Hemophilia -- 6. Surgery of the Elbow in Hemophilia -- 7. Hip Surgery in Hemophilia -- 8. Knee Surgery in Hemophilia -- 9. Advanced Hemophilic Arthropathy of the Ankle: Total Ankle Replacement or Ankle Fusion? -- 10. Articular Pseudotumors and Bone Cysts in the Adult Hemophilic Patient -- 11. Orthopedic Surgery in Hemophilia: Is Thromboprophylaxis Necessary? -- 12. Rehabilitation of Joint Surgery in Hemophiliacs -- 13. The Analgesic Efficacy of a COX-2 Inhibitor (Oral Celecoxib) in Adult Hemophilic Patients and Intense Joint Pain Secondary to Advanced Hemophilic Arthropathy -- 14. Anesthesia in Orthopedic Surgery of the Adult Hemophilia Patient -- 15. Pharmacoeconomics of Orthopedic Surgery in Hemophilia.
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Minimally invasive spinal deformity surgery : an evolution of modern techniques

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Michael Y. Wang, Yi Lu, D. Greg Anderson, Praveen V. Mummaneni, editors. Springer , c2014.
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Contemporary spinal surgeons, whether orthopedic or neurosurgeons, are increasingly recognizing minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) as a valuable option for managing advanced degenerative diseases. MISS techniques minimize blood loss and surgical site pain, while speeding recovery. Thus, the combination of MISS with adult spinal deformity was a natural choice. Currently, the techniques, technologies, and education of surgeons have finally reached a point where MISS deformity surgeries are b…
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Wang, Michael Y.
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Michael Y. Wang, Yi Lu, D. Greg Anderson, Praveen V. Mummaneni, editors
Place of Publication
Wien
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 411 pages)
ISBN
9783709114063
9783709114070 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Aging - physiology
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures - methods
Orthopedic procedures - methods
Spinal Curvatures - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Endoscopic surgery
Spine - Abnormalities - Surgery
Abstract
Contemporary spinal surgeons, whether orthopedic or neurosurgeons, are increasingly recognizing minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) as a valuable option for managing advanced degenerative diseases. MISS techniques minimize blood loss and surgical site pain, while speeding recovery. Thus, the combination of MISS with adult spinal deformity was a natural choice. Currently, the techniques, technologies, and education of surgeons have finally reached a point where MISS deformity surgeries are becoming commonplace. Nevertheless, the field is young enough (and still evolving) that no comprehensive texts have addressed the unique challenges it poses for surgeons. This book fills that gap.
Contents
Part I. Deformity Surgery Principles -- 1. The Epidemiology of Adult Spinal Deformity and the Aging Population -- 2. Classification Schema for Scoliosis -- 3. Indications for Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery -- 4. Sagittal Balance -- 5. Lumbopelvic Parameters -- 6. The Importance of the Fractional Curve -- 7. Radiation Safety -- 8. Costs of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery -- 9. The MiSLAT Algorithm: Minimally Invasive Evaluation and Treatment for Adult Degenerative Deformity -- Part II. Percutaneous Segmental Fixation -- 10. Fluoroscopic Techniques in MIS Surgery -- 11. Image Guidance for Minimally Invasive Deformity Surgery -- 12. Nuances of Percutaneous Thoracolumbar Pedicle Screw Fixation -- 13. Rod Contouring, Passage, and Connection -- 14. Percutaneous Sacropelvic Fixation -- 15. Management of Osteoporotic Bone -- 16. Minimally Invasive Cement-Augmented Pedicle Screw Fixation -- Part III. Posterior Approaches -- 17. Interbody Cage Options -- 18. Multilevel TLIF for Spinal Deformity -- 19. Expandable Cages for Thoracic Spinal Deformity -- 20. Expandable Cages for Lumbar Spinal Deformity -- 21. Lumbar Endoscopic Fusion -- 22. Minimally Invasive Osteotomy Techniques -- Part IV. Lateral Approaches -- 23. Thoracoscopic Approaches -- 24. Role of Neuromonitoring in Minimally Invasive Latera Approaches to the Spine -- 25. Lateral Interbody Decompression and Fusion: Which Side to Approach From? -- 26. Stand-Alone Lateral Surgery for Spinal Deformity -- 27. Complications of the Lateral Lumbar Transpsoas Approach -- 28. Minimally Invasive Anterior Column Reconstruction for Sagittal Plane Deformities -- 29. MIS Thoracic Interbody Surgery -- Part V. Dealing with the Lumbo-Pelvic Junction -- 30. Mini-Open ALIF for Fusing the Lumbosacral Junction -- 31. Presacral Approach for Discectomy and Interbody Fusion in the Setting of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Deformity -- 32. Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion -- Part VI. Achieving Intersegmental Arthodesis -- 33. Bone Graft Extenders -- 34. Minimally Invasive Wiltse Approaches for Posterolateral Fusion -- 35. Minimally Invasive Thoracolumbar Facet Joint Fusion -- Part VII. Future Directions -- 36. Clinical Research in MIS Surgery: Current State and Future Challenges -- 37. MIS in Adolescent Deformity -- 38. The Future of MIS Spine Surgery.
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Neurosurgery for spasticity : a practical guide for treating children and adults

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Marc Sindou, George Georgoulis, Patrick Mertens. Springer , c2014.
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The book is devoted to the neurosurgical management of spasticity. Starting with a chapter on the anatomical and physiological foundations of spasticity and a short history of its neurosurgical treatment, it describes the neurosurgical methods currently available. As management differs between adults and children, the book is also structured accordingly, including evaluation, decision-making, Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy (ITB), botulinum toxin therapy and surgery. Beyond ITB, the neurosurgical …
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Sindou, Marc
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Georgoulis, George
Mertens, Patrick
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Marc Sindou, George Georgoulis, Patrick Mertens
Place of Publication
Wien
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)
ISBN
9783709117705
9783709117712 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Child
Muscle Spasticity - surgery
Neurosurgical procedures - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Nervous system - Surgery
Neurology
Neurosurgery
Spasticity - Surgery
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The book is devoted to the neurosurgical management of spasticity. Starting with a chapter on the anatomical and physiological foundations of spasticity and a short history of its neurosurgical treatment, it describes the neurosurgical methods currently available. As management differs between adults and children, the book is also structured accordingly, including evaluation, decision-making, Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy (ITB), botulinum toxin therapy and surgery. Beyond ITB, the neurosurgical options covered include procedures focusing on the peripheral nerves, dorsal roots, dorsal root entry.
Contents
Introduction -- Part I. General Information -- History of Neurosurgical Treatment for Spasticity -- Anatomical and Physiological Bases of Motricity Applied to the Study of Spasticity -- Part II. Adults -- Evaluation of Spasticity in Adults -- Decision-Making for Treatment of Adults with Disabling Spasticity -- Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy -- Botulinum Toxin Injections for Spasticity -- Peripheral Neurotomies -- Surgery in Dorsal Root Entry Zone -- Part III. Children -- Spasticity in Cerebral Palsy -- Assessment of Spasticity in Pediatric Patients -- Decision-Making for Treatment of Children with Disabling Spasticity -- Dorsal Rhizotomies for Children with Cerebral Palsy -- Part IV. Complementary Treatments and Brief on Decision-Making for Neurosurgery -- Orthopedic Surgery for Correction of Spastic Disorders -- Management of Hyperactive Bladder -- Brief on Decision-Making for Neurosurgery of Adults and Children -- Appendix.
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A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Antiepileptics and Mood Stabilizers for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

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Jose de Leon, editor. Springer , c2012.
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Emotional, behavioral, and neuropsychiatric conditions are common in individuals with intellectual disabilities (IDs), most notably epilepsy, aggression, self-injurious behaviors, and bipolar and other mood disorders. Despite the prevalence of such problems, there is a scarcity in the literature of reliable information on medical treatments for those with IDs. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Antiepileptics and Mood Stabilizers for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities provides a detailed…
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de Leon, Jose
Responsibility
Jose de Leon, editor
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxxi, 507 p.)
ISBN
9781461420125
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Anticonvulsants - administration and dosage
Anticonvulsants - therapeutic use
Mentally disabled persons - psychology
Tranquilizing agents - administration and dosage
Tranquilizing agents - therapeutic use
Subjects (LCSH)
Neurology
Psychiatry
Psychology, clinical
Psychopharmacology
Abstract
Emotional, behavioral, and neuropsychiatric conditions are common in individuals with intellectual disabilities (IDs), most notably epilepsy, aggression, self-injurious behaviors, and bipolar and other mood disorders. Despite the prevalence of such problems, there is a scarcity in the literature of reliable information on medical treatments for those with IDs. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Antiepileptics and Mood Stabilizers for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities provides a detailed framework for prescribing for this challenging population. Featuring the most up-to-date information on factors that inform prescribing, the Guide addresses basic issues and controversies (e.g., the rift between evidence-based and personalized medicine) in treating adults with cognitive deficits. Clients' specific needs are emphasized in developing appropriate and effective pharmacological intervention for improved outcomes and quality of life. Drugs discussed in the Guide include carbamazepine, clonazepam, diazepam, ethosuximide, felbamate, gabapentin, lacosamide, lamotrigine, levetiracetam, lithium, lorazepam, oxcarbazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, pregabalin, primidone, rufinamide, átiagabine, topiramate, valproate, and zonisamide. For each of these compounds, the guidelines cover: Indications for use; Relative and absolute contraindications; Assessment during treatment; Therapeutic drug monitoring; Warning signs and symptoms for caretakers; Dosage: administration, initial and maximum recommended dosage; Modifications associated with drug-drug interactions, personal characteristics, and (where appropriate) genetic variations; Adverse drug reactions: common, relatively uncommon, and potentially lethal, plus risk of metabolic syndrome. Guidelines for discontinuation. References, tables, and drug utilization reviews. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Antiepileptics and Mood Stabilizers for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities is an indispensable decision-making reference for psychiatrists, neuropsychologists, psychopharmacologists, neurologists, internists, and clinical psychologists.
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Carbamazepine for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 3. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Clonazepam for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 4. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Diazepam for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 5. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Ethosuximide for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 6. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Felbamate for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 7. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Gabapentin for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 8. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Lacosamide for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 9. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Lamotrigine For Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 10. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Levetiracetam for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 11. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Lithium for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 12. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Lorazepam for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 13. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Oxacarbazepine for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 14. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Phenobarbital for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 15. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Phenytoin for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 16. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Pregabalin for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 17. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Primidone for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 18. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Rufinamide for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 19. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Tiagabine for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 20. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Topiramate for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 21. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Valproate for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 22. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Zonisamide for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 23. A Practitioner's Guide to Prescribing Non-oral Antiepileptics for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities -- 24. Conclusion.
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Principles of Adult Surgical Critical Care

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Niels D. Martin, Lewis J. Kaplan, editors. Springer , c2016.
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This text provides a high level, comprehensive but concise review of adult surgical critical care. It can be used to review complex topics of critical illness in surgical patients, as a reference tool, or as preparation for a board examination. It is focused on the surgical patient including high yield facts, evidence-based guidelines, and critical care principles. To remain succinct, it concentrates on surgically relevant care. Further, the text is written with an expectation that reader alrea…
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Kaplan, Lewis J
Martin, Niels D
Responsibility
Niels D. Martin, Lewis J. Kaplan, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 569 p. : 75 illus., 47 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319333397 (print ed.)
9783319333410
Subjects (MeSH)
Adult
Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
Surgical procedures, operative
Other Subjects
; Medicine & Public Health
General Surgery
Intensive / Critical Care Medicine
Traumatic Surgery
Abstract
This text provides a high level, comprehensive but concise review of adult surgical critical care. It can be used to review complex topics of critical illness in surgical patients, as a reference tool, or as preparation for a board examination. It is focused on the surgical patient including high yield facts, evidence-based guidelines, and critical care principles. To remain succinct, it concentrates on surgically relevant care. Further, the text is written with an expectation that reader already possesses a basic understanding of critical care pathophysiology and clinical practices such as those acquired during residency. Organized by organ system, each section contains several chapters addressing relevant disorders, monitoring and treatment modalities, and outcomes. Principles of Adult Surgical Critical Care will be of use to intensivists caring for surgical patients regardless of parent training domain. Additionally, this work is intended to be used by surgical critical care fellowship trainees as well as other advanced practice providers such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants who provide care in ICUs and emergency departments alike.
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Pain, Agitation, Delirium and Immobility in the ICU -- Bedside Neurologic Monitoring -- Status Epilepticus -- Traumatic Brain Injury -- Care of the Spinal Cord Injured Patient -- Non-traumatic Neurological Conditions -- Hemodynamic Monitoring and Resuscitation -- Hemodynamic Monitoring in Surgical Critical Care -- Cardiovascular Emergencies -- Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)/Extracorporeal Carbon Dioxide Removal (ECCO2R) -- Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Lung Protective Ventilation -- Noninvasive Ventilation in the Peri-operative Period -- Care of the Surgical ICU Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension -- Diagnosis and Management of Acute Kidney Injury -- Renal Replacement Therapy in the Critically Ill Surgical Patient -- Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage -- Critical Care Management of Severe Acute Pancreatitis -- Hepatic Failure -- Abdominal Compartment Hypertension and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome -- Nutrition in the Surgical ICU Patient -- Antibiotic Strategy and Stewardship -- Sepsis, Severe Sepsis, and Septic Shock -- Source Control and Supporting Therapeutics: Integrating bacterial invasion, host defense, and clinical interventions with source control procedures -- Soft Tissue Infections -- Anemia in the Surgical ICU -- Coagulopathies and Anticoagulation -- Thrombocytopenia in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit -- Venous Thromboembolism in the Intensive Care Unit -- Glycemic Control, Insulin Resistance -- Critical Illness-Related Corticosteroid Insufficiency in the Intensive Care Patient -- Thyroid Disorders -- Hyperadrenergic Crisis -- Trauma -- Immunocompromised Patients -- Transplantation -- Intensive Care in Obstetrics -- The Pediatric Patient Cared for in the Adult ICU -- Organ Donor Management -- Biostatistics for the Intensivist: A Clinically-Oriented Guide to Research Analysis and Interpretation -- Administration -- Practical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics -- Ethics and the ICU -- Disaster Management and Preparedness -- Post-operative complications following surgery abroad -- Post-Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS) -- Operative Procedures in the Intensive Care Unit -- Anesthesia-Related Issues in the ICU -- Incorporating Advanced Practice Practitioners in the ICU -- Contemporary ICU Design -- Telemedicine for the Intensive Care Unit.
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Raising self-esteem in adults : an eclectic approach with art therapy, CBT and DBT based techniques

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Susan I. Buchalter. Jessica Kingsley Pub. , c2015.
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A rich assortment of 284 exercises grounded in evidence-based principles of art therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, to suit a variety of clientele, including those suffering from depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, all designed to raise self-esteem - a crucial foundation of wellness.
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Buchalter, Susan I
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Susan I. Buchalter
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An eclectic approach with art therapy, cognitive behavior therapy and dialectical behavior therapy based techniques
An eclectic approach with art therapy, cognitive behaviour therapy and dialectical behaviour therapy based techniques
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub.
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (288 p.)
ISBN
9780857008213
Subjects (MeSH)
Art therapy
Borderline personality disorder - therapy
Cognitive therapy
Self concept
Subjects (LCSH)
Adolescent
Adult
Art therapy
Attention-deficit disorder in adolescence - Treatment
Cognitive therapy
Dialectical behavior therapy
Self Concept
Self-esteem
Abstract
A rich assortment of 284 exercises grounded in evidence-based principles of art therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, to suit a variety of clientele, including those suffering from depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, all designed to raise self-esteem - a crucial foundation of wellness.
Contents
Acknowledgments; Preface; Introduction; 1. Art Therapy; 2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; 3. Dialectical Behavioral Therapy; 4. Mindfulness; 5. Self-Awareness; 6. Self-Care; 7. Reflective Writing; 8. Diverse Directives; 9. How to Lead a Healthier, Happier, More Fulfilling Life; Bibliography; Index.
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