Neurobiology of Mental Illness

Neurobiology of Mental Illness

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"Neurobiology of Mental Illness" is a comprehensive text that describes the progress being made in understanding the neurobiological basis of mental disorders as major advances in cell and molecular biology have brought the molecular medicine revolution to psychiatry. The work charts the advances in molecular and cellular biology, the basic neurosciences, and molecular medicine in the field of psychiatry. Among the topics covered are: mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance abuse disorders, and methods of clinical neurobiological research.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 978 pages
  • 215.9 x 276.86 x 45.72mm | 2,698.86g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 183 b&w illustrations, 25 halftones, 8pp colour illustrations
  • 0195147804
  • 9780195147803

About Dennis S. Charney

Dennis S. Charney, M.D., is Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Yale-NIMH Mental Health Research Center; Eric J. Nestler, M.D., Ph.D., is Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobiology; Benjamin S. Bunney, M.D., is Charles B.G. Murphy Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, and Professor of Pharmacology and of Neurobiology; all at the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
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Table of contents

Basic neurobiology; methods of clinical neurobiological research; psychoses; mood disorders; anxiety disorders; substance abuse disorders; dementia; selected psychiatric disorders of childhood; special topic areas.
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Review quote

"The editors deserve tremendous credit for compiling a most useful reference text, and I am not aware of a similar textbook that is anywhere as comprehensive, up-to-date, or focused on the basic science of our field." --American Journal of Psychiatry "The editors deserve tremendous credit for compiling a most useful reference text, and I am not aware of a similar textbook that is anywhere as comprehensive, up-to-date, or focused on the basic science of our field." --American Journal of Psychiatry "The editors deserve tremendous credit for compiling a most useful reference text, and I am not aware of a similar textbook that is anywhere as comprehensive, up-to-date, or focused on the basic science of our field." --American Journal of Psychiatry "The editors deserve tremendous credit for compiling a most useful reference text, and I am not aware of a similar textbook that is anywhere as comprehensive, up-to-date, or focused on the basic science of our field." --American Journal of Psychiatry
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