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Schizophrenia Treatment

The New Facets

Schizophrenia treatment has many facets. This book begins with the glutamatergic and GABAergic hypofunctioning contribute to the schizophrenic symptoms and their current targeted therapeutics. The genetic, epigenetic, and immune etiologies of schizophrenia and their potential targeted therapeutics as approached in this book are interesting. Understanding cognitive biases and delusional circuits in schizophrenia is important; several behavioral cognitive therapies working on the reduction and avoidance of these cognitive biases are demonstrating their effectiveness. Advances in schizophrenia treatment followed, including transcranial magnetic stimulation and special sport program, are presented at the book's end.

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Schizophrenia TreatmentThe New FacetsEdited by Yu-Chih Shen

Published: December 14th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/62958

ISBN: 978-953-51-2826-7

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2825-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4134-1

Copyright year: 2016

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1. The Convergence of Glutamate and GABA Dysregulation in Schizophrenia

By Sarah A. Monaco, Austin A. Coley and Wen-Jun Gao

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2. Changes in DNA Sequence and Methylation Contribute to the Predisposition of Schizophrenia: Toward an Epigenetic Therapy

By Melkaye G. Melka, Christina A. Castellani and Shiva M. Singh

830

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3. Transcriptome Analysis of Systems Biology for Schizophrenia

By Kuo-Chuan Huang, Theresa Tsun-Hui Tsao, Tse-Yi Wang and Sheng-An Lee

877

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4. Toxoplasma gondii and Schizophrenia: A Relationship That Is Not Ruled Out

By Antonio Sorlozano-Puerto and Jose Gutierrez-Fernandez

1088

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5. Cognitive Biases in Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders

By V. Juárez Ramos and M. L. Montánchez Torres

955

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6. Circuits Regulating Pleasure and Happiness in Schizophrenia: The Neurobiological Mechanism of Delusions

By Anton J.M. Loonen and Svetlana A. Ivanova

976

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7. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Schizophrenia

By Libor Ustohal, Tomas Sverak, Lenka Albrechtova, Marie Hojgrova, Veronika Hublova and Tomas Kasparek

980

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8. Sport: A Possible Road toward Social Inclusion and Quality of Life

By Maria Cristina Turola, Davide Barbieri, Angelo Palazzi, Veronica Pallotta, Luciana Simani, Chiara Tosi and Ombretta Zanardi

848

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