Bipolar Disorder: An Evidence-Based Guide to Manic Depression

Bipolar Disorder: An Evidence-Based Guide to Manic Depression


This e-book examines intimately the diagnostic method of manic depressive (bipolar) disorder, with exact connection with the borderline zones with unipolar melancholy and schizoaffective disease. between different diagnostic matters thought of are combined episodes (often misdiagnosed by way of psychiatrists), fast biking, and the confusion with character problems. in the context of prognosis and realizing of the dynamics of bipolar ailment, temperament, personality, and character are all largely mentioned. Neurocognitive deficit and incapacity are lined, as are parts of evolutionary biology and behaviour. in regards to remedy, the most important concentration is on evidence-based remedy, with regards to the result of randomized managed trials and meta-analyses; additionally, modern directions and destiny traits are tested. cautious attention can be given to the psychosocial therapy method and matters on the subject of societal and monetary charges and burdens.

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