11. Mania

  1. Robert Goodman1 and
  2. Stephen Scott2

Published Online: 16 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118340899.ch11

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Third Edition

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Third Edition

How to Cite

Goodman, R. and Scott, S. (2012) Mania, in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118340899.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119979685

Online ISBN: 9781118340899

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Keywords:

  • mania;
  • depression and mania, opposite ends of a single mood dimension;
  • depression and mania conceptualised, mutually exclusive, but never always;
  • episodes, manic/hypomanic/depressive, building blocks to bipolar indicated;
  • manic episode, and full range of psychotic symptoms;
  • mania and certain psychotics, linking to schizophrenia, a diagnostic trap;
  • bipolar disorder in families, from shared genes than shared environments;
  • children/adolescents with pediatric bipolar, treated to mood stabilisers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Characteristic features

  • Classical and juvenile-specific criteria for bipolar disorder

  • Epidemiology

  • Causation

  • Treatment

  • Bipolar disorder diagnosed with juvenile-specific criteria

  • Subject review

  • Further reading