Pediatric Psychopharmacology for Primary Care Third Edition
by Dr. Mark A Riddle M.D. (Author), Emily Frosch MD (Consultant Editor), Dr. Rebecca A. Baum M.D. (Consultant Editor), Susan dosReis PhD (Consultant Editor), Dr. Jane Meschan Foy MD
FAAP (Consultant Editor), Cori M. Green MD MS FAAP (Consultant Editor), Dr. Lynne C. Huffman M.D. (Consultant Editor), Dr. David Pruitt M.D. (Consultant Editor), Dr. Gloria M. Reeves
M.D. (Consultant Editor), Dr. Lawrence S. Wissow M.D. MPH (Consultant Editor)
Completely updated and revised, the third edition provides primary care physicians with practice-tested, condition-specific treatment recommendations for various childhood mental
disorders. Obtain clear guidance on dosing, monitoring, and potential adverse reactions of psychotropic medications for treatment of common psychiatric disorders and mental health or
behavioral problems in children and adolescents.
It includes digital tools offering instant access to additional information on psychotropic medications.
Conceptual framework for prescribing psychotropics
Newly approved medications, changes in regulations and guidelines, and updates in the professional literature are included in this new edition
Medications for specific diagnoses—ADHD, anxiety, and depression
Food and Drug Administration approved antipsychotics and mood stabilizers and all other medications
What to do when treatment is unsuccessful