Research evidence concerning the precursors (a sign or symptom thatheralds another) and prodromes (an early or premonitory symptom ofa disease) of the various mental disorders is growing but is atpresent widely dispersed and inaccessible. Clinicians have to relyon their own experience, which is often limited, when faced withseveral delicate diagnostic and treatment issues. This book aims toapproach for the first time in a comprehensive way this emergingarea of clinical psychiatry. The World Health Organisation has found ...

Early Detection and Management of Mental Disorders 2004, Wiley, Chichester, England

ISBN-13: 9780470010839