A chapter on management looks at lifestyle modification, pharmacological treatment
, and risks and benefits of surgery.
Toyama Chemical and Eisai will offer T-614 as a new option for use in the pharmacological treatment
of rheumatoid arthritis and believe they can make further contributions to address the diversified needs of, and increase the benefits provided to, rheumatoid arthritis patients.
The last two chapters cover therapeutic approaches, focusing on group therapy and options for pharmacological treatment
To date, there is no pharmacological treatment
available for CTEPH.
Later chapters examine early recognition and prevention, pharmacological treatment
, cognitive-behavioral interventions, and management, rehabilitation, and stigma.
of mental disorders in primary health care.
The book then covers pharmacological treatment
, deep brain stimulation, coping strategies, and rehabilitation exercises.
In 20 chapters, a group of mental health specialists from Europe, North America, and Australia discuss the treatment of mania, the pharmacological treatment
of bipolar depression, general guidelines, psychosocial interventions, physical treatments, the early stages of illness, treating the elderly and women, physical health issues, associated anxiety, co-morbidities with addictions, management of cyclothymia, sleep considerations, quality of life and psychosocial functioning, integrated care, training and assessment issues, and brain imaging.
Other subjects covered include communicating with the smoking patient, psychological and behavioral interventions for smoking cessation, pharmacological treatment
, lung cancer screening with low-dose computed tomography, and surgery and smoking cessation.
Specific topics include reform and the US Food and Drug Administration, suicide and antidepressants, genomics and new drug development, patenting and licensing concerns in psychiatric genetics, women's issues in clinical trials, the pharmacological treatment
of mood disorders, research methodology in bipolar disorder clinical treatment trials, the utility of low-dose antidepressants, pharmacological trials for the treatment of substance use disorders, clinical psychopharmacology of patients with eating disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder clinical trials, autism and Asperger's spectrum disorders, impulse control disorders, potential benefits of herbal medicine for schizophrenia, adverse effects of antipsychotics, and alternative methodologies in clinical study design.