Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases

Written By Edgar Garcia-Rill
Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 June 2019
  • ISBN : 0128179937
  • Pages : 276 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases written by Edgar Garcia-Rill which was release on 18 June 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases focuses on the dysregulation of arousal found in many neurological and psychiatric disorders. Chapters describe the physiology of each process, how it presents in each disorder, and the most appropriate treatment(s). The book also imparts the understanding of the RAS as a system that not only modulates waking, but also survival mechanisms, such as fight vs. flight responses and other reflexes. This book helps neuroscientists, sleep researchers, neurologists and psychiatrists understand the basic mechanisms that modulate arousal in health and disease. In addition, it promotes therapies that can alter the severity and manifestation of multiple disorders. Provides a comprehensive overview of the basic mechanisms behind dysregulation of arousal in neurological and psychiatric disorders Describes, in detail, the function of the Reticular Activating System with respect to higher functions, motor control and the intertwining of arousal and motor disorders Covers multiple neurological disorders, including epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and autism

Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases

Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases
  • Author : Edgar Garcia-Rill
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Arousal in Neurological and Psychiatric Diseases focuses on the dysregulation of arousal found in many neurological and psychiatric disorders. Chapters describe the physiology of each process, how it presents in each disorder, and the most appropriate treatment(s). The book also imparts the understanding of the RAS as a system ...

Waking and the Reticular Activating System in Health and Disease

Waking and the Reticular Activating System in Health and Disease
  • Author : Edgar Garcia-Rill
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-28
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Waking and the Reticular Activating System in Health and Disease provides a comprehensive overview on the “activating properties of the RAS. In health, the RAS provides the basis against which we assess the external world, and in disease it distorts that world and shatters our self-image. This book describes the ...

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Biomarkers of Neurological and Psychiatric Disease
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-29
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Published since 1959, International Review of Neurobiology is a well-known series appealing to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Led by an internationally renowned editorial board, this important serial publishes both eclectic volumes made up of timely reviews and thematic volumes that focus on recent progress in a specific area of ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-30
  • Total pages : 315
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : This book is a collection of articles by leading researchers working at the cutting edge of neuro-computational modelling of neurological and psychiatric disorders. Each article contains model validation techniques used in the context of the specific problem being studied. Validation is essential for neuro-inspired computational models to become useful tools ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-05-18
  • Total pages : 536
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : This volume represents a comprehensive overview of the neuropsychology of emotion and the neural mechanisms underlying emotional processing. It draws on recent studies utilizing behavioral paradigms with normal subjects, the brain lesion approach, clinical evaluations of patients with neurological and psychiatric disorders, and neuroimaging techniques. The book opens with an ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-10-28
  • Total pages : 1464
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Rosenberg’s Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurologic and Psychiatric Disease, Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive introduction and reference to the foundations and key practical aspects relevant to the majority of neurologic and psychiatric disease. A favorite of over three generations of students, clinicians and scholars, this new edition retains ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-03-05
  • Total pages : 628
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : This comprehensive update of the now classic text applies the most current findings across disciplines to the treatment of pathogenic human stress arousal. New and revised chapters bring together the art and science of intervention, based in up-to-date neuroscience, starting with an innovative model tracing the stress-to-disease continuum throughout the ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Many fascinating and important psychological disorders are either omitted from our current diagnostic systems or rarely covered during graduate or medical training. As a result, most mental health students and trainees are never taught to identify, diagnose, or treat them. This lack of attention has real-world consequences not only for ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Sexual dysfunctions in men and women cover a wide range of disorders that can affect any phase of the human sexual response. They can originate from a variety of etiologies including (but not restricted to) neurological conditions, vascular diseases, psychological or psychiatric disorders, diabetes, lower urinary tract syndrome and prostatic ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1999-09-22
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : This book examines the neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and neuroclinical aspects of sleep and asserts that all sleep problems originate in brain dysfunction, whether structural as in brain tumors, behavioral as in insomnia, degenerative as in fatal familial insomnia, neurochemical as in narcolepsy, or neuromuscular as in sleep apnea. Examines the role ...

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  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2011-01-27
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : America is a 24/7 lifestyle. This makes sleep—especially disruptions in sleep—a pressing concern for many Americans. According to the National Sleep Foundation (NSF), approximately 40 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep disorders, and an estimated 20-30 million others experience sleep-related problems. Chronic sleep disorders may also lead to psychiatric disorders ...

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  • Author : Allan Tasman,Jerald Kay,Jeffrey A. Lieberman,Michael B. First,Michelle Riba
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-01-29
  • Total pages : 2768
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Now in a new Fourth Edition, Psychiatry remains the leading reference on all aspects of the current practice and latest developments in psychiatry. From an international team of recognised expert editors and contributors, Psychiatry provides a truly comprehensive overview of the entire field of psychiatry in 132 chapters across two volumes. ...

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  • Author : Michael Trimble,Bettina Schmitz
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-08-29
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : This book reviews and explores the interface between epilepsy and behaviour disorders, giving both diagnostic and management perspectives....

Psychiatry 2 Volume Set

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  • Author : Allan Tasman,Jerald Kay,Michael B. First,Jeffrey A. Lieberman,Michelle Riba
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-03-30
  • Total pages : 2768
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : Now in a new Fourth Edition, Psychiatry remains the leading reference on all aspects of the current practice and latest developments in psychiatry. From an international team of recognised expert editors and contributors, Psychiatry provides a truly comprehensive overview of the entire field of psychiatry in 132 chapters across two volumes. ...

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  • Author : Liane Schmidt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 554
  • ISBN : 0128179937
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Summary : In some situations, humans surpass themselves despite the fact that their competence for a given task remains unchanged. This thesis aims to identify the neuronal and psychological processes that underlie such a phenomenon. To this aim, we set up behavioural tasks where we manipulate the incentive value and/or the ...