Table of contents for Bipolar psychopharmacotherapy : caring for the patient / editors, Hagop S. Akiskal and Mauricio Tohen.

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List of Contributors
Hagop S. Akiskal and Mauricio Tohen
Chapter 1	The Scope of Bipolar Disorder
Hagop S. Akiskal
Chapter 2	Lithium Treatment: Focus on Long-Term Prophylaxis
Mogens Schou and Paul Grof
Chapter 3	Valproate: Clinical Pharmacological Profile
Charles L. Bowden and Vivek Singh
Chapter 4	Pharmacological Profile and Clinical Utility of Lamotrigine in Bipolar Disorders
David J. Muzina and Joseph R. Calabrese
Chapter 5	Carbamazepine, Other Anticonvulsants and Augmenting Agents
Heinz Grunze
Chapter 6	Olanzapine in Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
Mauricio Tohen, Giedra Campbell and Daniel Lin
Chapter 7	Haloperidol and Risperidone in Mania
John Cookson
Chapter 8	A Comparison of "Second Generation Antipsychotics" in the Treatment of Bipolar Disorder: Focus on Clozapine, Quetiapine, Ziprasidone and Aripiprazole
Paul E. Keck and Susan L. McElroy
Chapter 9	Complex Combination Therapy: The Evolution toward Rational Polypharmacy in Lithium-Resistant Bipolar Illness
Robert M. Post, Andrew Speer and Gabriele S. Leverich
Chapter 10	The Primacy of Mania
Athanasios Koukopoulos
Chapter 11	Diagnostic and Clinical Management Approaches to Bipolar Depression, Bipolar II and their Comorbidities
Giulio Perugi, S. Nassir Ghaemi and Hagop S. Akiskal
Chapter 12	Bipolarity in Women: Therapeutic Issues
Susan L. McElroy, Lesley M. Arnold and Lori I. Altshuler
Chapter 13	Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: The Promise of Psychopharmacotherapy
Joseph Biederman
Chapter 14	Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Old Age
Kenneth I. Shulman
Chapter 15	Psychosocial Interventions in Bipolar Disorders: Rationale and Effectiveness
David J. Miklowitz
Chapter 16	The Pivotal Role of Psycho-Education in the Long-Term Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
Francesc Colom and Eduard Vieta
Chapter 17	The Role of Treatment Setting in the Pharmacotherapy of Bipolar Disorder
Jean-Michel Azorin
Chapter 18	Suicide Prevention
Zolt n Rihmer
Chapter 19	Principles of Caring for Bipolar Patients
Hagop S. Akiskal and Kareen K. Akiskal

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Manic-depressive illness -- Chemotherapy.
Lithium -- Therapeutic use.
Antipsychotic drugs.
Bipolar Disorder -- drug therapy.
Anticonvulsants -- therapeutic use.
Antimanic Agents -- therapeutic use.
Antipsychotic Agents -- therapeutic use.
Bipolar Disorder -- prevention & control.