Behavioral Neurobiology of Anxiety and Its Treatment by O. Joseph Bienvenu, Lisa A. Wuyek (auth.), Murray B. Stein,

By O. Joseph Bienvenu, Lisa A. Wuyek (auth.), Murray B. Stein, Thomas Steckler (eds.)

The e-book is a part of a sequence on present themes in Behavioral Neurosciences, which has as its concentration anxiousness and its therapy. we have now introduced jointly a amazing cadre of authors with the purpose of overlaying a large array of themes on the topic of nervousness problems, starting from scientific analysis, epidemiology, preclinical neuroscience, and animal versions to confirmed and cutting edge healing techniques. The e-book goals at bridging those disciplines to supply an replace of literature suitable to realizing nervousness, its results, and its administration. Following is a quick evaluation of the chapters and their content material, intended to function a advisor to navigating the publication. The ?rst part covers medical features of hysteria problems. Joe Bienvenu and co-workers offer an incisive evaluation of diagnostic issues within the nervousness issues within which they emphasize the strengths and shortcomings of our present nosologic platforms. this is often through a evaluate and replace of the epidemiology of hysteria problems by way of Ron Kessler and associates, which gives an authoritative survey of tension sickness occurrence, incidence, and chance elements. this is often comp- mented via a accomplished evaluate of the literature on issues that co-occur with nervousness problems by means of Kathleen Merikangas and Sonja Alsemgeest Swanson. Their overview highlights the large comorbidity that happens not just in the nervousness issues, but additionally with different psychological and actual well-being conditions.

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3 Persistence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 3 Special Issues Concerning Particular Anxiety Disorders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Agoraphobia Without a History of Panic Disorder . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Generalized Anxiety Disorder . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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