Schizophrenia in the 21st Century
by T.H.J. Burne
Publisher: InTech 2012
Number of pages: 180
Schizophrenia is a poorly understood but very disabling group of brain disorders. While hallucinations and delusions feature prominently in diagnostic criteria, impairments of memory and attentional processing are attracting increasing interest in modern neuropsychiatry. This volume covers various current options for therapy, clinical research into cognitive symptoms of schizophrenia and preclinical research in animal models.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
- World Health Organization
This manual provides simple, adequate and evidence-based information to health care professionals in primary health care especially in low- and middle-income countries to be able to provide pharmacological treatment to persons with mental disorders.
by Peter Bongiorno, Pina LoGiudice - Natural Medicine Journal
St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) is a well studied botanical medicine. This review focuses on the latest research and supports the use of hypericum preparations in mild to moderate depression and suggests it may be a favorable alternative ...
- U.S. Government Printing Office
Technological advances in genetics drive the search for mental disorder genes. Although the research results have been complicated, some important discoveries have emerged. Researchers have identified genes associated with A1zheimer's disease ...
- National Institute of Mental Health
PTSD is an anxiety disorder that some people get after seeing or living through a dangerous event. When in danger, it's natural to feel afraid. This fear triggers many split-second changes in the body. In PTSD, this reaction is changed or damaged ...