The Mental Status Examination Handbook

The ability to effectively assess cognitive and other behavioral functions is an essential skill for neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, nurses, and other clinicians who perform clinic and bedside examinations. Unique in the field, The Mental Status Examination Handbook is a user-friendly, comprehensive resource that provides practical guidance on cognitive assessment, clarifies mental status testing procedures, and assists with decision making for neuropsychological referrals. This detailed manual draws from the full history of behavioral neurology testing, making the complex and challenging area of cognitive assessment accessible for both students and practitioners. Offers guidance on how to choose and perform a large number of mental status tests, with information on selected test materials and normative values. Covers the bedside evaluation of arousal, attention, memory, language, perception, executive abilities, and other cognitive and behavioral areas. Provides an authoritative assessment and compendium of commonly used mental status scales, inventories and questionnaires. Describes relevant correlations with formal neuropsychological testing, neuroimaging, and neuropsychiatric disease. Explains how to weigh, use, and understand mental status scales and neuropsychological instruments. Discusses the meaning of cognitive symptoms and signs, and their neuroanatomical and neuropathological correlations. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

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  • Author : Mario F. Mendez
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • ISBN : 9780323694896
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Mental Status Examination Handbook

The Mental Status Examination Handbook
  • Author : Mario F. Mendez
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Mental Status Examination Handbook

The ability to effectively assess cognitive and other behavioral functions is an essential skill for neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, nurses, and other clinicians who perform clinic and bedside examinations. Unique in the field, The Mental Status Examination Handbook is a user-friendly, comprehensive resource that provides practical guidance on cognitive assessment, clarifies mental status testing procedures, and assists with decision making for neuropsychological referrals. This detailed manual draws from the full history of behavioral neurology testing, making the complex and challenging area

The Mental Status Examination Handbook E-Book

The Mental Status Examination Handbook E-Book
  • Author : Mario F. Mendez
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2021
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The ability to effectively assess cognitive and other behavioral functions is an essential skill for neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, nurses, and other clinicians who perform clinic and bedside examinations. Unique in the field, The Mental Status Examination Handbook is a user-friendly, comprehensive resource that provides practical guidance on cognitive assessment, clarifies mental status testing procedures, and assists with decision making for neuropsychological referrals. This detailed manual draws from the full history of behavioral neurology testing, making the complex and challenging area

The Psychiatric Mental Status Examination

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  • Author : Paula T. Trzepacz,Robert W. Baker
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 19 August 1993
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The Neuropsychiatric Mental Status Examination

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2013
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  • Author : Michel Hersen,Jay C. Thomas
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 08 August 2007
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“Clinical interviewing with adults is both an art and a science. This handbook will appeal to a wide range of clinical researchers, therapists, interns, and graduate students new to the complexities of the clinical interview and diagnostic process. The comprehensive range of topics and coverage that includes case illustrations with dialogue and differential diagnosis and co morbidity will be highly attractive features to researchers, professional therapists, and graduate students. The Hersen and Thomas team is highly qualified to succeed in

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  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 15 January 2021
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  • Author : Wes Burgess
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release : 27 February 2013
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  • Author : Alberto M. Goldwaser,Eric L. Goldwaser
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 November 2018
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  • Author : Jorge Petit
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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This handbook is a practical, quick-reference guide to the evaluation and management of acute psychiatric symptoms seen in emergency departments and inpatient psychiatric and medical-surgical units. The book presents a step-by-step approach to each symptom, beginning with a list of questions necessary for initial assessment and proceeding to psychopharmacologic interventions, DSM-IV-TR criteria, differential diagnosis, and disposition guidelines. Additional chapters address safety concerns, the mental status examination, use of restraints and seclusion, child and elder abuse, and special needs of children,

Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination - E-Book

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  • Author : Jane W. Ball,Joyce E. Dains,John A. Flynn,Barry S. Solomon,Rosalyn W. Stewart
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 21 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKSeidel's Guide to Physical Examination - E-Book

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The Forensic Examination

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 17 October 2018
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  • Author : American Psychiatric Association
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release : 29 July 2015
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Since the publication of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) report Clinical Practice Guidelines We Can Trust in 2011, there has been an increasing emphasis on assuring that clinical practice guidelines are trustworthy, developed in a transparent fashion, and based on a systematic review of the available research evidence. To align with the IOM recommendations and to meet the new requirements for inclusion of a guideline in the National Guidelines Clearinghouse of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), American Psychiatric

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  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 January 1993
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