Product Guide


The Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry for mobile devices provides fast, evidence-based guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric problems experienced by medically ill adults and children. Written by experts from the renowned Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, this resource delivers concise yet complete coverage appropriate for psychiatrists, generalists, residents and interns.

With the Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry on your mobile device you can:

  • Understand and manage psychological impact of chronic medical problems, life-threatening diseases, and disfigurement
  • Develop strategies to treat depression, dementia, anxiety, substance abuse, and more
  • Implement the latest pharmaceutical and cognitive behavioral therapies
  • Find answers fast with Universal Index Search
  • Consult the medical literature with reference links within each entry
  • Bookmark important topics for future reference


  • Details on hundreds of psychological conditions
  • Hundreds of and tables and images
  • Vignettes and case studies
  • References with links to the literature
  • Personalized favorites
  • Device-optimized user interface

Memory Requirements

Your device must have 2.5 MB of available memory to use the product. Memory cards are supported for all mobile operating systems. Depending on the device, most or all of the program will be installed to the memory card.


Handbook of General Psychiatry is available on the following mobile devices:

  • BlackBerry
  • Android
  • iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch)
  • Windows Phone

User Guides

For more detailed information relevant to the type of device you use, click the appropriate link:

BlackBerryiOSAndroidWindows Phone


Who should I contact with questions about the application?

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