More Details about Kaplan and Sadocks Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearAugust 2009


Throughout eight prior editions, "CTP" has been established as the cornerstone text in the field of psychiatry and mental health. This Ninth Edition provides a wealth of new and updated information in neural science, genetics, neuropsychiatry, psychopharmacotherapy, and other key areas. A distinguished new co-editor, Pedro Ruiz, MD, has joined Drs. Benjamin and Virginia Sadock for this edition, and over 500 contributors provide the most up-to-date information in every area of psychiatry and mental health. The book includes case histories, the most current DSM-IV-TR criteria and tables, and up-to-date comparative classification codes from ICD-10.

Key Features:-

  • Covers high percentage of new authors
  • More on neural science
  • More on neuropsychiatry
  • Pedro Ruiz joins as third editor
  • Case histories in shaded boxes
  • DSM-IV-TR criteria/tables