Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics: Contemporary Surgical and Device-Based Treatments (Current Clinical Psychiatry 1st ed. 2016)

Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics: Contemporary Surgical and Device-Based Treatments (Current Clinical Psychiatry 1st ed. 2016)

By: Benjamin D. Greenberg (editor), Darin D. Dougherty (editor), Joan Camprodon (editor), Scott L. Rauch (editor)Paperback

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This volume covers the gamut of surgical and device-based treatments for psychiatric disorders. Written by experts in the field, this book covers neuroscience advances in the neurobiological underpinnings of psychiatric diseases, emerging surgical and device-based treatments, and advances in the field. Topics include electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), and many other cutting-edge treatments and techniques. Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics is a valuable resource for psychiatrists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, researchers, and all other medical professionals interested in surgical and device-based treatments of psychiatric disorders.

About Author

Joan Camprodon, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), Laboratory for Neuropsychiatry & Neuromodulation, Director of Translational Research, Division of Neurotherapeutics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02114, USA Scott L. Rauch, President and Psychiatrist in Chief, Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo, Chair of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478 Darin D. Dougherty, Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 149 Thirteenth Street, Charleston, MA, 02129, USABenjamin D. Greenberg, Brown University School of Medicine, 345 Blackstone Boulevard Providence, RI, 02906, USA


1) Depression: current conceptual trends Ziad Nahas 2) Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Evelyn Stewart 3) Neuroimaging and Neurocircuitry of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder Simon Ducharme, Darin D. Dougherty, Wayne C. Drevets 4) Electroconvulsive Therapy Cristina Cusin 5) Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) Mario Cristiancho, Pilar Cristancho, Murat Altinan, & John P. O'Reardon 6) Neurosurgical Ablative Procedures for psychiatric disorders Simon Ducharme, Bruce H. Price, & Darin D. Dougherty 7) Deep Brain Stimulation for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder. Nicole McLaughlin, Catherine Stewart & Benjamin D. Greenberg 8) Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Joan A. Camprodon 9) Animal models for ablative neurotherapeutics and deep brain stimulation of psychiatric disorders Christelle Baunez 10) Future of Neurosurgery Sameer A. Sheth, Polina Ogas, Emad Eskandar

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781934115503
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 230
  • ID: 9781934115503
  • weight: 2657
  • ISBN10: 1934115509
  • edition: 1st ed. 2016

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