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Psychiatry in the elderly

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric psychiatry.,
  • Mental Disorders -- in old age.,
  • Mental Health Services -- in old age.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robin Jacoby, Catherine Oppenheimer.
    ContributionsJacoby, Robin., Oppenheimer, Catherine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC451.4.A5 P773 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 969 p. :
    Number of Pages969
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2027625M
    ISBN 100192619578, 0192619586
    LC Control Number91003682

    Since the problem of aging can be studied from various aspects, regarding the importance of mental health, especially in the elderly, this study examined whether audio books affect various aspects of mental health such as interpersonal sensitivity, somatization, obsessive-compulsive, depression, anxiety, hostility, phobic anxiety, paranoid ideation, psychosis and consequently improve mental health of the .   The Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry is the new edition of the much loved textbook previously published as Psychiatry in the Elderly. It has established itself as the standard textbook in its field due to its unique combination of comprehensive coverage, clear writing and authoritative and up-to-date information. This new edition maintains these strengths, with chapters covering the basic.

      Geriatric Forensic Psychiatry: Principles and Practice is one of the first texts to provide a comprehensive review of important topics in the intersection of geriatric psychiatry, medicine, clinical neuroscience, forensic psychiatry, and law. It will speak to a broad audience among varied fields, including clinical and forensic psychiatry and mental health professionals, geriatricians and. Depression and loneliness are considered to be the major problems leading to impaired quality of life among elderly persons. At the same time, old age can also be an opportunity for making new friends, developing new interests, discovering fresh ways of service, spending more time in fellowship with God.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxvii, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Machine derived contents note: Part I --Basic Science Biological aspects of human ageing, Bittles The sociology of ageing, Askham Cognitive change in old age, Milwain & Iversen Epidemiology, Prince This issue of Psychiatric Clinics, edited by Drs. Dan Blazer and Susan Schultz, will cover a number of important aspects of Geriatric Psychiatry. Topics in this issue include, but are not limited to: Delirium in the elderly; Depression and cardiac disease.


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About the Author. Robin Jacoby is in the Department of Psychiatry, The Warneford Hospital, Oxford. Catherine Oppenheimer is at The Warneford Hospital, Oxford.5/5(1). Psychiatry in the Eldery covers all aspects of this important field.

It is written from a multi-disciplinary standpoint by 43 contributors. Their approach was to combine up-to-date reviews of the scientific state of the subject with hands-on practical advice and instruction on clinical diagnosis and Range: $ - $ Part 5 of the book, entitled Sexuality, Ethics, and Medico-legal Issues, includes topics on the social realm of the elderly, such as competence, driving and elder abuse, which are all well described.

There is an appropriate mix of theoretical background and clinical practice in these : Jennifer S. Lok, J. Ken Le Clair. Psychiatry in the Elderly [Jacoby, Robin, Oppenheimer, Catherine] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Psychiatry in the Elderly. "Psychiatry in the elderly" covers all aspects of old age psychiatry.

It is written from a multidisciplinary standpoint by 43 contributors. Their remit was to combine reviews of the scientific state of the subject with hands-on practical advice and instruction on clinical diagnosis and management.

Psychiatry in the Elderly Paperback – January 1, by Catherine Jacoby, Robin & Oppenheimer Psychiatry in the elderly book Catherine Jacoby, Robin & Oppenheimer.

Psychiatry in the Eldery covers all aspects of this important field. It is written from a multi-disciplinary standpoint by 43 contributors. Their approach was to combine up-to-date reviews of the scientific state of the subject with hands-on practical advice and.

" an interesting, practical and comprehensive new book covering the nondementing mental disorders of the elderly an excellent, useful, and highly relevant new book written by internationally known contributors covering an often neglected area of functional psychiatric disorders in the elderly.

This book definitely fills this void."Format: Paperback. This book consolidates current knowledge in the field and discusses psychiatric disorders among the elderly, while bridging the gap between clinical practice and the socio-cultural contexts. The book is particularly important in the face of rapidly changing conditions globally and challenges such.

CAMDEX: a standardised instrument for the diagnosis of mental disorder in the elderly with special reference to the early detection of dementia.

British Journal of Psychiatry,– The CAMDEX incorporates the CAMCOG, a mini-neuropsychological battery which assesses several areas of cognitive : David Ames, Edmond Chiu, James Lindesay, Kenneth I. Shulman. - Buy Psychiatry in the Elderly book online at best prices in India on Read Psychiatry in the Elderly book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.5/5(1).

In general, this book is too basic for the seasoned geriatric psychiatric practitioner, and the structure and style mean that it cannot be recommended as a useful reference guide.

Knowledgeable general practitioners, geriatric psychiatrists and geriatricians are better directed to the more comprehensive textbook upon which the concise guide is Author: Joel Sadavoy. Benbow&Marriott()Family therapy with elderly es in Psychiatric Treatment,3, Evans, C.()Cognitive behavioural therapy with older es in Psychiatric Treatment,13, Garner, J() Psychotherapy and old age atric Bulletin,23,Cited by: The third edition of the popular Textbook of Geriatric Neuropsychiatry thoroughly reviews this clinical subspecialty devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric and behavior disorders in aging patients who display impaired brain function.

In this text, world-renowned neuropsychiatrists and neuroscientists provide practical application of the latest research for both experienced. Geriatric Psychiatry Geriatric psychiatry emphasizes the biological and psychological aspects of normal aging, the psychiatric effect of acute and chronic physical illness, and the biological and psychosocial aspects of the pathology of primary psychiatric disturbances of older age.

Chap "Ethical Issues in Geriatric Psychiatry," provides a thorough overview of capacity, informed consent, and advance directives that the practicing psychiatrist will find extremely useful.

Section IV, on psychiatric disorders, is the largest part of this book and perhaps the most important for the clinician. In the decade since the first edition of this book, dramatic changes have taken place in the field of geriatric psychiatry.

Psychiatry in the Nursing Home, Second Edition, presents timely information on the newest trends in law, culture, and medications, while still offering essential advice on the fundamental concerns of caring for elderly Cited by: 5. Broad in scope and with global appeal The Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry, second edition is the definitive resource on old age psychiatry.

It comprehensively provides the latest knowledge on the sience and practice of treating later life mental disorders, focusing on the health and social issues that arise around ageing, dementia, co-morbidity, dependency, and the end of life in.

Geriatric Forensic Psychiatry: Principles and Practice is one of the first texts to provide a comprehensive review of important topics in the intersection of geriatric psychiatry, medicine, clinical neuroscience, forensic psychiatry, and law.

It will speak to a broad audience among varied fields, including clinical and forensic psychiatry and mental health professionals, geriatricians and. PsychiatryOnline subscription options offer access to the DSM-5 library, books, journals, CME, and patient resources. This all-in-one virtual library provides psychiatrists and mental health professionals with key resources for diagnosis, treatment, research, and professional development.

The author makes several recommendations--the creation of a multidisciplinary nongovernmental commission on mental health and illness of the elderly, reexamination by psychiatrists of their attitudes toward the elderly, and proportionate representation of older individuals in .The types of institutions in which elderly patients with psychiatric problems are commonly placed include general hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes, and boarding care facilities.

Before instituting any therapies in the hospital setting, a comprehensive and systematic multidimensional, functional, physical, social, and mental. Bringing psychiatry to primary care. How can we better meet the mental health needs of elderly patients?

In his book, Healthcare Reboot, Michael J. Dowling points to the divide between psychiatry.