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Author Soares, Jair C

Title Handbook of Medical Psychiatry
Published Hoboken : CRC Press, 2003


Description 1 online resource (1000 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Series Introduction; Foreword; Preface; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1. Animal Models of Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Chapter 2. Methodological Advances in Psychiatric Genetics; Chapter 3. New Developments in the Regulation of Monoaminergic Neurotransmission*; Chapter 4. Developments in Psychiatric Neuroimaging; Chapter 5. Classification of Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders; Chapter 6. Classification of Schizophrenia and Related Psychotic Disorders; Chapter 7. Classification of Mood Disorders; Chapter 8. Classification of Anxiety Disorders
Chapter 9. Classification of Dementias and Cognitive DisordersChapter 10. Classification of Personality Disorders; Chapter 11. Mood Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence; Chapter 12. Anxiety Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence; Chapter 13. Psychotic Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence; Chapter 14. Neurobiology of Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders; Chapter 15. Cognitive Deficits in Schizophrenia; Chapter 16. Neuroimaging Findings in Schizophrenia; Chapter 17. The Dopamine Hypothesis of Schizophrenia; Chapter 18. Serotonergic Dysfunctions in Schizophrenia
Chapter 19. The GABA Cell in Relation to Schizophrenia and Bipolar DisorderChapter 20. Genetic Findings in Psychotic Disorders; Chapter 21. Membrane Abnormalities in Psychotic Disorders; Chapter 22. Animal Models of Psychosis; Chapter 23. Affective Disorders; Chapter 24. Role of Acetylcholine and Its Interactions with Other Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators in Affective Disorders; Chapter 25. GABA and Mood Disorders; Chapter 26. Signal Transduction Abnormalities in Bipolar Disorder; Chapter 27. Molecular Genetics and Mood Disorders
Chapter 28. Biological Distinction Between Unipolar and Bipolar DisorderChapter 29. Neurobiology of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Chapter 30. Neurobiology of Panic Disorder; Chapter 31. Neurobiology of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Across the Life Cycle; Chapter 32. Genetics of Panic Disorder, Social Phobia, and Agoraphobia; Chapter 33. Imaging Brain Structure and Function in Aging and Alzheimer's Disease; Chapter 34. Brain Imaging in Dementia; Chapter 35. Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease; Chapter 36. Neurobiology of Alzheimer's Disease; Chapter 37. Psychiatric Comorbidity
Chapter 38. Neurobiology of AlcoholismChapter 39. Biological Basis of Drug Addiction; Chapter 40. Neuroimaging Abnormalities in Drug Addiction and Alcoholism; Chapter 41. Genetics of Addictive Disorders; Chapter 42. Biological Basis of Eating Disorders; Chapter 43. Biological Basis of Personality Disorders; Chapter 44. Iatrogenic Sexual Dysfunction; Chapter 45. Neurobiology of Violence and Aggression; Chapter 46. Pathological Gambling; Chapter 47. Neurobiology of Suicide; Chapter 48. Sleep Disorders; Chapter 49. Perspectives in the Pharmacological Treatment of Schizophrenia
Summary This volume examines attempts to identify genetic risk factors and environmental components contributing to the development of psychiatric disorders. It explores the symptoms, courses, outcomes, treatment responses and aetiologies of a range of psychiatric illnesses to improve disease classification schemes
Notes Chapter 50. Multiple Mechanisms of Lithium Action
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Subject Biological psychiatry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Biological psychiatry
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals
Form Electronic book
Author Gershon, Samuel
ISBN 9781135542801