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Published: 17 January 2018

1024 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780190681425

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Charney & Nestler's Neurobiology of Mental Illness

Fifth edition

Edited by Dennis S. Charney, MD, Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD, Pamela Sklar, MD, PhD, and Joseph D. Buxbaum, PhD

  • New edition of this classic text, updated to cover advances in psychiatry following publication of the DSM-5
  • Comprehensively covers basic science to clinical disorders to treatments
  • Provides in-depth descriptions of molecular, cellular, systems, and behavioral research
  • Includes detailed information on clinical research, spanning studies of epidemiology, nosology, disease etiology and pathophysiology, and treatment efficacy
  • Discusses state-of-the-art methodologies in the field, both basic and clinical

New to this Edition:

  • Extends beyond the previous editions' reference function to examine the thoughts and controversies that have arisen in recent years
  • Updated and expanded section on technologies reflects significant advances throughout a wide range of established and emerging methodologies
  • Final section reconfigured to focus on diagnostic schemes for mental illness

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