Since the "DSM-IV& #174;" was published in 1994, we& rsquo;ve seen many advances in our knowledge of psychiatric illness. This "Text Revision" incorporates information culled from a comprehensive literature review of research about mental disorders published since "DSM-IV& #174;" was completed in 1994. Updated information is included about the associated features, culture, age, and gender features, prevalence, course, and familial pattern of mental disorders.
The "DSM-IV-TR& #174;" brings this essential diagnostic tool up-to-date, to promote effective diagnosis, treatment, and quality of care. Now you can get all the essential diagnostic information you rely on from the "DSM-IV& #174;" along with important updates not found in the 1994 edition.
Stay current with important updates to the "DSM-IV-TR& #174;": Benefit from new research into Schizophrenia, Asperger& rsquo;s Disorder, and other conditions Utilize additional information about the epidemiology and other facets of DSM conditions Update ICD-9-CM codes implemented since 1994 (including Conduct Disorder, Dementia, Somatoform Disorders)