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  • Effects of Antidepressants
    Effects of Antidepressants
    Editor Ru-Band Lu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0663-0
    206 pages, June, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 22349 times.
    Over the last fifty years, many studies of psychiatric medication have been carried out on the basis of psychopharmacology. At the beginning, researchers and clinicians found the unexpected effectiveness of some medications with therapeutic effects i ...
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor
    Neuroendocrine Tumor
    Editor Anthony Lowell
    ISBN 978-953-51-0653-1
    70 pages, June, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 11945 times.
  • Essential Notes in Psychiatry
    Essential Notes in Psychiatry
    Editor Victor Olisah
    ISBN 978-953-51-0574-9
    594 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 53924 times.
    Psychiatry is one of the major specialties of medicine, and is concerned with the study and treatment of mental disorders. In recent times the field is growing with the discovery of effective therapies and interventions that alleviate suffering in pe ...
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
    Spinocerebellar Ataxia
    Editor Jose Gazulla
    ISBN 978-953-51-0542-8
    206 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 12183 times.
    The purpose of this book has been to depict as many biochemical, genetic and molecular advances as possible, in the vast field of the spinocerebellar ataxias.
  • Neurodegeneration
    Neurodegeneration
    Editor L. Miguel Martins and Samantha H.Y. Loh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0502-2
    374 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 24056 times.
    Currently, the human population is on a collision course for a social and economic burden. As a consequence of changing demographics and an increase in human individuals over the age of 60, age-related neurodegenerative disorders are likely to become ...
  • Schizophrenia in the 21st Century
    Schizophrenia in the 21st Century
    Editor T.H.J. Burne
    ISBN 978-953-51-0315-8
    194 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 21778 times.
    Schizophrenia is a poorly understood but very disabling group of brain disorders. While hallucinations and delusions (positive symptoms of schizophrenia) feature prominently in diagnostic criteria, impairments of memory and attentional processing (co ...
  • Standard and Innovative Strategies in Cognitive Behavior Therapy
    Standard and Innovative Strategies in Cognitive Behavior Therapy
    Editor Irismar Reis de Oliveira
    ISBN 978-953-51-0312-7
    202 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 66883 times.
    Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is the fastest growing and the best empirically validated psychotherapeutic approach. Written by international experts, this book intends to bring CBT to as many mental health professionals as possible. Section 1 in ...
  • Dystonia - The Many Facets
    Dystonia - The Many Facets
    Editor Raymond L. Rosales
    ISBN 978-953-51-0329-5
    230 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 28231 times.
    Dystonia has many facets, and among those, this book commences with the increasingly associated genes identified, including a construct on how biology interacts with the dystonia genesis. The clinical phenomenology of dystonia as approached in the bo ...