This work may not be copied, distributed, displayed, published, reproduced, transmitted, modified, posted, sold, licensed, or used for commercial purposes. By downloading this file, you are agreeing to the publisher’s Terms & Conditions.

Book Reviews

Psychiatry (House Officer Series, 6th ed.)

Article Abstract

From our regular book review column.

My opportunity to review Psychiatry fortuitously came as I prepared to take Part 2 of my American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certification examination for psychiatry. Having spent my last 2 years in a child and adolescent psychiatry residency, I needed a practical means to review general clinical psychiatry. According to the back cover, the House Officer Series is intended to provide "students, residents, and practitioners with basic clinical information on commonly encountered conditions. It is almost like having the chief resident right in your pocket during clinical rounds, Board review, or  everyday clinical practice." I decided to use Psychiatry as an important part of my preparation for the examination.

Some JCP and PCC articles are available in PDF format only. Please click the PDF link at the top of this page to access the full text.

Volume: 62

Quick Links: Psychiatry

Sign-up to stay
up-to-date today!


Already registered? Sign In

Original Research

Mortality and Suicide Related to Major Depressive Disorder Before and After Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Increasing evidence has indicated a relationship between depression and diabetes mellitus (DM). This study investigated differences in...