The Handbook of Neuropsychiatric Biomarkers, Endophenotypes by Michael Ritsner

By Michael Ritsner

Neuropsychiatric problems akin to schizophrenia, temper problems, Alzheimer's illness, epilepsy, alcoholism, substance abuse and others are probably the most debilitating health problems around the globe characterised through the complexity of factors, and missing the laboratory checks that can advertise diagnostic and prognostic strategies. fresh advances in neuroscience, genomic, genetic, proteomic and metabolomic wisdom and applied sciences have opened how one can looking out biomarkers and endophenotypes, that can supply robust and interesting possibilities to appreciate the etiology and the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms of neuropsychiatric issues. The problem now's to translate those advances into significant diagnostic and healing advances. This publication deals a huge synthesis of the present wisdom approximately different subject matters of the biomarker and endophenotype options in neuropsychiatry. The e-book is geared up into four interconnected volumes: “Neuropsychological Endophenotypes and Biomarkers” (with assessment of methodological problems with the biomarker and endophenotype techniques in neuropsychiatry and a few technological advances), “Neuroanatomical and Neuroimaging Endophenotypes and Biomarkers”, “Metabolic and Peripheral Biomarkers” and “Molecular Genetic and Genomic Markers”. The participants are across the world and nationally well-known researchers and specialists from sixteen international locations. This four-volume guide is meant for a huge spectrum of readers together with neuroscientists, psychiatrists, neurologists, endocrinologists, pharmacologists, scientific psychologists, common practitioners, geriatricians, healthiness care companies within the box of neurology and psychological well-being drawn to tendencies that experience crystallized within the final decade, and tendencies that may be anticipated to extra evolve within the coming years. it's was hoping that this publication may also be an invaluable source for the educating of psychiatry, neurology, psychology and psychological health and wellbeing.

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