Psychiatry as a Neuroscience

Psychiatry as a Neuroscience

Editor(s): Juan José López-Ibor, Wolfgang Gaebel, Mario Maj, Norman Sartorius

Published Online: 30 APR 2002

Print ISBN: 9780471496564

Online ISBN: 9780470846469

DOI: 10.1002/0470846461

About this Book

Psychiatry as a Neuroscience provides an overview of recent solid advances in biological psychiatry which are of clinical relevance.

These include

* psychoneuroendocrinological and psychoimmunological findings in major depression
* genetic and neuroimaging data in schizophrenia
* molecular genetic findings in Alzheimer's disease
* neuroimaging data in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
This book will be of interest to psychiatrists and psychologists, neuroscientists, managers and policy makers.

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