BRS Behavioral Sciences 5th Edition pdf

BRS Behavioral Sciences 5th Edition pdf

BRS Behavioral Sciences 5th Edition pdf

BRS Behavioral Sciences 5th Edition pdf
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BRS Behavioral Sciences 5th Edition ebook

Table of Contents:

  1. THE BEGINNING OF LIFE: PREGNANCY
    THROUGH PRESCHOOL 1
    I. Childbirth and the Postpartum Period 1
    II. Infancy: Birth to 15 Months 4
    III. The Toddler Years: 15 Months–21/2 Years 6
    IV. The Preschool Child: 3–6 Years 7
    Review Test 8
  2. SCHOOL AGE, ADOLESCENCE, SPECIAL ISSUES
    OF DEVELOPMENT, AND ADULTHOOD 13
    I. Latency or School Age: 7–11 Years 13
    II. Adolescence: 11–20 Years 14
    III. Special Issues in Child Development 15
    IV. Early Adulthood: 20–40 Years 16
    V. Middle Adulthood: 40–65 Years 16
    Review Test 18
  3. AGING, DEATH, AND BEREAVEMENT 23
    I. Aging 23
    II. Stages of Dying and Death 25
    III. Bereavement (Normal Grief ) Versus Depression (Abnormal
    Grief or Complicated Bereavement) 25
    Review Test 27

  4. GENETICS, ANATOMY, AND BIOCHEMISTRY OF BEHAVIOR 31
    I. Behavioral Genetics 31
    II. Behavioral Neuroanatomy 32
    III. Neurotransmission 34
    IV. Biogenic Amines 35
    V. Amino Acid Neurotransmitters 37
    VI. Neuropeptides 37
    Review Test 39

  5. BIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF PATIENTS
    WITH PSYCHIATRIC SYMPTOMS 44
    I. Overview 44
    II. Measurement of Biogenic Amines and Psychotropic Drugs 44
    III. Dexamethasone Suppression Test (DST) 45
    IV. Tests of Endocrine Function 45
    V. Neuroimaging and Electroencephalogram Studies 45
    VI. Neuropsychological Tests 46
    VII. Other Tests 47
    Review Test 48

  6. PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY AND DEFENSE
    MECHANISMS 52
    I. Overview 52
    II. Freud’s Theories of the Mind 52
    III. Defense Mechanisms 53
    IV. Transference Reactions 53
    Review Test 56

  7. LEARNING THEORY 60
    I. Overview 60
    II. Habituation and Sensitization 60
    III. Classical Conditioning 61
    IV. Operant Conditioning 61
    Review Test 64

  8. CLINICAL ASSESSMENT OF PATIENTS
    WITH BEHAVIORAL SYMPTOMS 69
    I. Overview of Psychological Testing 69
    II. Intelligence Tests 69
    III. Achievement Tests 70
    IV. Personality Tests 71
    V. Psychiatric Evaluation of the Patient with Emotional Symptoms 71
    Review Test 74

  9. SUBSTANCE ABUSE 77
    I. Substance Abuse, Definitions, Epidemiology, and Demographics 77
    II. Stimulants 78
    III. Sedatives 79
    IV. Opioids 81
    V. Hallucinogens and Related Agents 82
    VI. Clinical Features of Substance Abuse 83
    VII. Treatment 85
    Review Test 86

  10. NORMAL SLEEP AND SLEEP DISORDERS 91
    I. Normal Awake and Sleep States 91
    II. Classification of Sleep Disorders 93
    III. Insomnia 93
    IV. Breathing-Related Sleep Disorder (Sleep Apnea) 95
    V. Narcolepsy 95
    VI. Treatment of Sleep Disorders 95
    Review Test 97

  11. SCHIZOPHRENIA AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS 103
    I. Schizophrenia 103
    II. Other Psychotic Disorders 106
    Review Test 108

  12. MOOD DISORDERS 113
    I. Overview 113
    II. Classification of Mood Disorders 114
    III. Etiology 117
    IV. Treatment 118
    Review Test 119

  13. ANXIETY, SOMATOFORM AND FACTITIOUS
    DISORDERS, AND MALINGERING 124
    I. Anxiety Disorders 124
    II. Somatoform Disorders 126
    III. Factitious Disorder (Formerly Munchausen Syndrome), Factitious
    Disorder by Proxy, and Malingering 127
    Review Test 129

  14. COGNITIVE, PERSONALITY, DISSOCIATIVE,
    AND EATING DISORDERS 136
    I. Cognitive Disorders 136
    II. Personality Disorders 139
    III. Dissociative Disorders 139
    IV. Obesity and Eating Disorders 141
    Review Test 143

  15. PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN CHILDREN 150
    I. Pervasive Developmental Disorders of Childhood 150
    II. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Disruptive Behavior
    Disorders of Childhood 151
    III. Other Disorders of Childhood 152
    Review Test 154

  16. BIOLOGIC THERAPIES: PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY 158
    I. Overview 158
    II. Antipsychotic Agents 158
    III. Antidepressant Agents 160
    IV. Mood Stabilizers 162
    V. Antianxiety Agents 163
    VI. Electroconvulsive Therapy 164
    Review Test 166

  17. PSYCHOLOGICAL THERAPIES 172
    I. Psychoanalysis and Related Therapies 172
    II. Behavioral Therapies 173
    III. Other Therapies 174
    Review Test 176

  18. THE FAMILY, CULTURE, AND ILLNESS 180
    I. Overview of the Family 180
    II. Demographics and Current Trends 180
    III. Culture in the United States 181
    IV. Subcultures 182
    Review Test 185

  19. SEXUALITY 189
    I. Sexual Development 189
    II. The Biology of Sexuality in Adults 190
    III. Sexual Dysfunction 191
    IV. Paraphilias 193
    V. Illness, Injury, and Sexuality 194
    VI. Aging and Sexuality 194
    VII. Drugs and Sexuality 195
    VIII. The Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Sexuality 195
    Review Test 197

  20. AGGRESSION AND ABUSE 203
    I. Aggression 203
    II. Abuse and Neglect of Children and the Elderly 204
    III. Physical and Sexual Abuse of Domestic Partners 206
    IV. The Role of the Physician in Suspected Child, Elder, and Domestic
    Partner Abuse 206
    V. Sexual Aggression: Rape and Related Crimes 207
    Review Test 209

  21. THE PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP 213
    I. Medical Practice 213
    II. Compliance (Adherence) 214
    III. The Clinical Interview 215
    Review Test 218

  22. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE 225
    I. Stress and Health 225
    II. Psychological Stress in Specific Patients 226
    III. Patients with Chronic Pain 227
    IV. Patients with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome 228
    Review Test 229

  23. LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN MEDICINE 233
    I. Legal Competence 233
    II. Informed Consent 234
    III. Confidentiality 235
    IV. Reportable Illnesses 235
    V. Ethical Issues Involving HIV Infection 236
    VI. Involuntary and Voluntary Psychiatric Hospitalization 236
    VII. Advance Directives 237
    VIII. Death and Euthanasia 237
    IX. Medical Malpractice 238
    X. Impaired Physicians 239
    XI. Answering USMLE Legal and Ethical Issues Questions 239
    Review Test 240

  24. HEALTH CARE IN THE UNITED STATES 249
    I. Health Care Delivery Systems 249
    II. Costs of Health Care 250
    III. Payment for Health Care: Health Insurance 251
    IV. Demographics of Health 252
    Review Test 255

  25. EPIDEMIOLOGY 259
    I. Epidemiology: Incidence and Prevalence 259
    II. Research Study Design 260
    III. Quantifying Risk 260
    IV. Bias, Reliability, and Validity 262
    V. Clinical Probability and Attack Rate 264
    Review Test 266

  26. STATISTICAL ANALYSES 273
    I. Elements of Statistical Analyses 273
    II. Hypothesis Testing 276
    III. Specific Statistical Tests 276
    Review Test 278

Comprehensive Examination 282
Index 309

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