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Psychopharmacology and Pregnancy

Treatment Efficacy, Risks, and Guidelines
 Buch
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ISBN-13:
9783642545610
Einband:
Buch
Seiten:
232
Autor:
Megan Galbally
Gewicht:
538 g
Format:
243x160x17 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

This book examines psychopharmacological treatment for disorders encountered during pregnancy. Covers major depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, bipolar affective disorder, schizophrenia, eating disorders and substance abuse, both pre- and post-partum.
Introduction to Perinatal Psychiatry.- The Process of Obtaining Informed Consent: Including Medico-legal implications.- Methodology: How to Interpret the Literature and Level of Evidence.- Physiological Changes in Pregnancy, the Biology of Exposure and Psychopharmacology.- Outcomes for Mother and Child as a Result of Untreated Mental Illness.- Major Depressive Disorders: Anti-depressants.- Anxiety Disorders: Anxiolytics and Hypnotics.- Bipolar Affective Disorder: Mood Stabilisers.- Schizophrenia: Anti-Psychotics.- Other Disorders: Eating Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder.- Substance Abuse Disorders.- Complementary and alternative Medicines.- ECT.- Conclusion.
This book examines the role of psychopharmacological treatment in a range of disorders that may be encountered during pregnancy, including major depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, bipolar affective disorder, schizophrenia, eating disorders and substance abuse. The natural history of each condition pre and post-partum is analyzed and the evidence for the efficacy of drug treatments, evaluated. Special attention is paid to the potential dangers of different treatment options for both mother and fetus, covering risks of malformation, pregnancy and obstetric risks, neonatal risks and possible long-term consequences. The risks of not treating a particular condition are also analyzed. On the basis of the available evidence, management guidelines are provided that additionally take into account non-pharmacological options. Closing chapters consider the value of complementary and alternative medicine and ECT and explore future research directions.

This book examines psychopharmacological treatment for disorders encountered during pregnancy. Covers major depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, bipolar affective disorder, schizophrenia, eating disorders and substance abuse, both pre- and post-partum.
Introduction to Perinatal Psychiatry.- The Process of Obtaining Informed Consent: Including Medico-legal implications.- Methodology: How to Interpret the Literature and Level of Evidence.- Physiological Changes in Pregnancy, the Biology of Exposure and Psychopharmacology.- Outcomes for Mother and Child as a Result of Untreated Mental Illness.- Major Depressive Disorders: Anti-depressants.- Anxiety Disorders: Anxiolytics and Hypnotics.- Bipolar Affective Disorder: Mood Stabilisers.- Schizophrenia: Anti-Psychotics.- Other Disorders: Eating Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder.- Substance Abuse Disorders.- Complementary and alternative Medicines.- ECT.- Conclusion.
This book examines the role of psychopharmacological treatment in a range of disorders that may be encountered during pregnancy, including major depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, bipolar affective disorder, schizophrenia, eating disorders and substance abuse. The natural history of each condition pre and post-partum is analyzed and the evidence for the efficacy of drug treatments, evaluated. Special attention is paid to the potential dangers of different treatment options for both mother and fetus, covering risks of malformation, pregnancy and obstetric risks, neonatal risks and possible long-term consequences. The risks of not treating a particular condition are also analyzed. On the basis of the available evidence, management guidelines are provided that additionally take into account non-pharmacological options. Closing chapters consider the value of complementary and alternative medicine and ECT and explore future research directions.
Autor: Megan Galbally
ISBN-13:: 9783642545610
ISBN: 3642545610
Verlag: Springer, Berlin
Gewicht: 538g
Seiten: 232
Sprache: Englisch
Auflage 2014
Sonstiges: Buch, 243x160x17 mm, 2 Farbabb.