Mood disorders

Philip Cowen, Paul Harrison and Tom Burns

in Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

Sixth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199605613
Published online November 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191766794 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Mood disorders

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Chapter 10 discusses mood disorders, including clinical features, transcultural features, classification and differential diagnosis, epidemiology and aetiology, course and prognosis, acute treatment of depression and mania, longer-term treatment strategies, assessment and management of depressive disorders, assessment of mania, and management of manic patients.

Chapter.  33562 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Psychiatry

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