Psychiatry and Heart Disease
The Mind, Brain, and HearteBook - 2012
This unique book will help psychiatrists to understand better therisks of cardiovascular illness and cardiologists to appreciatepossible pathophysiological links with psychiatricconditions. It describes the common psychiatric conditions,their key features and how they may influence cardiovasculardisease, outcomes, and quality of life. It also considers thecardiovascular complications that may arise as a result of mentalillness.
In an exciting, collaborative approach, psychiatrists andcardiologists combine their expertise throughout the book toprovide guidance on the best way to manage such patients,considering the patient as a whole, not the individualconditions.
Publisher: Chichester, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages) : illustrations
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