Logo

War Psychiatry (Textbooks of Military Medicine)

Large book cover: War Psychiatry (Textbooks of Military Medicine)

War Psychiatry (Textbooks of Military Medicine)
by

Publisher: Borden Institute
ISBN/ASIN: 0160591309
ISBN-13: 9780160591303
Number of pages: 510

Description:
This volume addresses the delivery of mental health services during wartime, discusses the evolution of the concept of combat stress reaction, the delivery of mental health care on the various battlefields soldiers are likely to experience, and the psychological consequences of having endured the intensity and lethality of modern combat.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(5.3MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Invisible Wounds of WarInvisible Wounds of War
by - RAND Corporation
This monograph focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, major depression, and traumatic brain injury. Unlike the physical wounds of war, these conditions are often invisible to the eye, remaining invisible to society in general.
(13517 views)
Book cover: Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for WarMilitary Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War
by - Borden Institute
A series of articles with a strong research base. Topics include addressing burnout, ethical issues, consultation to command, psychiatric aspects of disease in service members, training program guidelines, terrorism, hostage negotiation, etc.
(6770 views)
Book cover: Defense Against Toxin WeaponsDefense Against Toxin Weapons
by - U.S. Army Medical Research
This manual provides basic information on biological toxins to health-care providers to help them make decisions on protecting their troops. Much of the information will also be of interest to individuals charged with countering terrorism.
(7958 views)
Book cover: First AidFirst Aid
- US Army Medical Department
This manual meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge.
(7354 views)