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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
DSM-IV (R) and Beyond
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This scholarly volume, with its excellent references and a useful index, is highly recommended as a well-written, state-of-the-art overview of PTSD. * READINGS: A Journal of Reviews and Commentary in Mental Health * The admirable book by [Drs.] Davidson and Foa provides a balanced and expert review of the aetiology, nature, course, and associations of PTSD. * British Journal of Psychiatry * This is a timely, well-written book which should be of broad interest to clinicians and researchers who have even a passing interest in PTSD. * Anxiety *
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Jonathan R. T. Davidson, M.D., is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Program at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. Dr. Davidson has received numerous federal grants from the Veterans Administration and the National Institute of Mental Health for studies of depression and PTSD. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America. Edna B. Foa, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Foa has received many NIMH grants for the study of anxiety disorders including obsessive-compulsive disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder. Among her many grants, awards, and honors, Dr. Foa received the Fulbright Distinguished Award.
Introduction. Clinical phenomenology: course, subtypes, and trauma. Clinical phenomenology: symptomatic manifestations in different patients. PTSD in the community: prevalence, features, and risk factors. Classification of PTSD. PTSD in relation to other disorders. Epilogue. Appendixes: Suggested recommendations for DSM-IV on course and subtypes. Suggested recommendations for DSM-IV: duration, subtypes, and PTSD, in relation to adjustment disorder. A description of the PTSD Field Trial. Index.