Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders : DSM-IV

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  • Prepared by the Task Force on DSM-IV and other committees and work groups of the American Psychiatric Association.
  • Includes index.
  • Accompanied by folded DSM-IV classification sheet in back pocket.


  • Use of the manual -- DSM-IV classification -- Multiaxial assessment -- Disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood or adolescence -- Delirium, dementia and amnestic and other cognitive disorders -- Mental disorders due to a general medical condition -- Substance-related disorders -- Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders -- Mood disorders -- Anxiety disorders -- Somatoform disorders -- Facititious disorders -- Dissociative disorders -- Sexual and gender identity disorders -- Eating disorders -- Sleep disorders -- Impulse-control disorders not elsewhere classified -- Adjustment disorders -- Personality disorders -- Other conditions that may be a focus of clinical attention -- Decision trees for differential diagnosis -- Criteria sets and axes provided for further study -- Glossary of technical terms -- Annotated listing of changes in DSM-IV -- Alphabetical listing of DSM-IV diagnoses and codes -- Numerical listing of DSM-IV diagnoses and codes -- ICD-9-CM codes for selected general medical conditions and medication-induced disorders
  • (cont) DSM-IV classification with ICD-10 codes -- Outline for cultural formulation and glossary of culture-bound syndromes -- DSM-IV contributors
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