Other drugs

Specialized drugs used, for example, in dementia and substance misuse are discussed in the chapters concerned.


Butler, R. et al. (2006). Depressive disorders. Clinical Evidence (15th edn), pp. 1366-1406. London: BMJ Books. http://www.clinicalevidence.com/ceweb/conditions/meh/1003/1003_ I4.jsp.

Geddes, J. and Briess, D. (2006). Bipolar disorder. Clinical Evidence (15th edn), pp. 12951314. London: BMJ Books. http://www.clinicalevidence.com/ceweb/conditions/meh/ 1014/1014.jsp.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Depression in children and young people http://www.nice.org.uk/page.aspx?o=cg028niceguidelineword. National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Depression Management of depression in primary and secondary care http://www.nice.org.uk/page.aspx?o=cg023 niceguidelineword.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Schizophrenia: Full guideline http://www.nice.org.uk/page.aspx?o=289559.

Further reading

British National Formulary. Published in frequently updated editions by British Medical Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines (2005). London: Dunitz.

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