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Description - Surviving Manic Depression by E. Fuller Torrey

Surviving Manic Depression is the most comprehensive, up-to-date book on the disorder that affects more than two million people in the United States alone. Based on the latest research, it provides detailed coverage of every aspect of the disorder. All aspects of the disease are addressed: symptoms, with many direct descriptions from patients themselves, risk factors, onset and cause, medications (including drugs still in the testing stage), causes, psychotherapy, and rehabilitation and how the disease affects children and adolescents. Here too are discussions of special problems related to manic-depressive disorder, including alcohol and drug abuse, violent behavior, medication noncompliance, suicide, sex, AIDS, and confidentiality. Surviving Manic Depression also includes special features such as a listing of selected websites, videotapes, and other resources.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465086641
ISBN-10: 0465086640
Format: Paperback
(202mm x 135mm x 25mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: Basic Books
Publish Date: 2-Mar-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - E. Fuller Torrey

E. Fuller Torrey, M.D. is Associate Director for Laboratory Research of the Stanley Medical Research Institute. He lives in Maryland, USA. Michael B. Knable, D.O., is Executive Director of the Stanley Medical Research Institute and Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry in the residency program at St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Washington, D.C. He also lives in Maryland, USA.

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