Auteur(s): A. Honig, H. M. van Praag
Genre: Studie en Wetenschap
Uitgave: hardcover, Engelstalig
Aantal bladzijden: 658
Uitgever: John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Chichester/New York/Weinheim/Brisbane/Singapore/Toronto
1e Druk, Jaartal: 1997
Afmetingen: 236 x 160 x 42 mm
Gewicht: 1064 g + 130 g (verpakking) = 1194 g
Depression: Neurobiological, psychopathological and therapeutic advances – A. Honig, H. M. van Praag
Recent years have witnessed major advances in the study of neuroscience which have increased out understanding of the relationship between cerebral processes and behavioural, cognitive and emotional disorders This series aims to monitor important research developments in the field of biological psychiatry and their relevance to clinical practice.
Volume 3: Depression Neurobiological, Psychopathological and therapeutic advances
Providing an up-to-date overview of depression, this outstanding work presents new information on the psychopathology, biological pathogenic mechanisms, and aetiological factors of this affective disorder. This approach is continued in the discussion of treatment and propylaxis, in which biological procedures and psychosocial interventions are covered. Methods of treatment discussed include new developments in antidepressant research, advances in psychotherapy, psychosurgery and psycho-education and family intervention. By highlighting a thorough biopsychosocial approach towards depression, this comprehensive volume represents solid clinical and preclinical research data. Written by experts in their field. This book will appeal to a wide audience including clinical and psychiatric researchers, postgraduate medical students and general practitioners.