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By Martin Stefan

Written by way of a staff of specialists operating on the leading edge of this box, An Atlas of Schizophrenia describes schizophrenia's profound results on conception, figuring out, communique, and social habit; its identifiable antecedents in early mind development and improvement; and its morphological information from structural mind imaging and autopsy stories. It covers, with examples, the newest learn advancements in neuropsychology, psychophysiology, and sensible imaging in addition to in vivo receptor imaging and different advances in psychopharmacology which are laying off new mild at the neurochemistry of schizophrenia.

Diagrams, tables, and figures bought via glossy imaging ideas mixed with examples of work from the Bethlem Royal clinic documents and Museum illustrate the human in addition to the clinical and psychiatric points of the affliction. those positive factors offer you an entire photo of schizophrenia, its prognosis, and administration. With its blend of the newest examine and scientific facts and cutting-edge mind imaging concepts, An Atlas of Schizophrenia presents a special visible presentation of the present knowing of the scientific gains, etiology, pathophysiology, and healing procedures on hand.

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