英文原版-Psychopharmacology 2nd Edition

4星(超过85%的资源)
所需积分/C币:9 2019-09-23 16:08:20 9.36MB RAR
17
收藏 收藏
举报

With increases in the prevalence of psychiatric and behavioral disorders and rapid advances in the development of new drug therapies, there is an increasing need to present the science behind these developments. Students and educators are often confronted with conflicting and exaggerated claims about the effectiveness of drugs. As recently as ten years ago, the mechanisms of action of many medications prescribed for common psychological disorders were not well understood, even by the scientists developing them. Now, drug treatment has advanced to a stage where drugs are designed for their effects on specific receptors, membrane proteins, or secondary messengers within particular cells in the brain. This text introduces a sufficient background in neuroanatomy and physiology so students can comprehend the necessary details of drug action.Psychopharmacology, Second Edition, presents its subject matter in the context of the behavioral disorders they are designed to treat, rather than by traditional drug classifications. Students are often familiar with the major diagnostic categories, so presenting psychopharmacology as it pertains to these familiar disorders strengthens their understanding of the physiology and neurochemistry underlying them as well as the approaches to their treatment. Each disorder is discussed from a historical context along with diagnostic criteria and descriptions of typical cases. In addition, what we presently know about the underlying pathology of each disorder is carefully described. A critical examination of drug claims is missing from most psychopharmacology texts, but is offered here. Students will read about the most current research available from a critical perspective. When alternatives to traditional drug therapies are supported by research, these studies are presented as well. Throughout, this text discusses how drug effectiveness is measured in both human and animal studies.Psychopharmacology has contributed significantly over the pa

...展开详情
立即下载 低至0.43元/次 身份认证VIP会员低至7折
一个资源只可评论一次,评论内容不能少于5个字
littlerainjijiji 这个下载了怎么打开
2021-02-08
回复
您会向同学/朋友/同事推荐我们的CSDN下载吗?
谢谢参与!您的真实评价是我们改进的动力~
关注 私信
上传资源赚钱or赚积分
最新推荐
英文原版-Psychopharmacology 2nd Edition 9积分/C币 立即下载
1/0