Chapter 13. Epilogue: Progress toward a Neuroanatomically, Biological-Psychiatrically Informed Classification Scheme in Psychiatry

  1. Michael R. Trimble MD, FRCP, FRCPsych Professor of Behavioural Neurology1 and
  2. Mark S. George MD Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry Director MUSC Director2,3,4,5,6

Published Online: 21 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470689394.ch13

Biological Psychiatry, Third Edition

Biological Psychiatry, Third Edition

How to Cite

Trimble, M. R. and George, M. S. (2010) Epilogue: Progress toward a Neuroanatomically, Biological-Psychiatrically Informed Classification Scheme in Psychiatry, in Biological Psychiatry, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470689394.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London UK

  2. 2

    Radiology and Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, USA

  3. 3

    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Medical University of South Carolina, USA

  4. 4

    Center for Advanced Imaging Research (CAIR), Medical University of South Carolina, USA

  5. 5

    SC Brain Imaging Center of Excellence, Medical University of South Carolina, USA

  6. 6

    Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470688946

Online ISBN: 9780470689394

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Keywords:

  • progress toward a neuroanatomically, biological-psychiatrically informed classification scheme - in psychiatry;
  • brain-imaging technologies;
  • power of PET and MRI - transforming research and theoretical approaches to biological psychiatry;
  • Proposed First Pass, neuroanatomically, biological-psychiatrically informed classification scheme in psychiatry;
  • structural changes - whether or not they are progressive, vital to understanding prognosis;
  • psychiatrists interest in biological psychiatry - best techniques to test hypotheses;
  • DSM IV-TR. I;
  • supporting of old-fashioned modular view of brain function - return to phrenology, with regards to cognition or disorders;
  • Broca's suggestion, of laterality - being important for psychological syndrome development;
  • earliest anatomical changes classified by DSM IV - in left medial temporal areas, affecting hippocampus