Introduction to Addiction
  • Author : George F. Koob
  • Release Date : 11 June 2019
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 278
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128167953

Download or read book entitled Introduction to Addiction written by George F. Koob and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 11 June 2019 with total pages 278. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Introduction to Addiction, Volume One in the series, introduces the reader to the study of neurobiology of addiction by clearly defining addiction and its neuroadaptational views. This volume includes thorough descriptions of the various animal models applicable to the study of addiction, including Animal Models of the Binge-Intoxication Stage of the Addiction Cycle and Animal Models of Vulnerability to Addiction. The book's authors also include a section on numerous neurobiological theories that aid in the understanding of addiction, including dopamine, prefrontal cortex and relapse. Provides neurobiological theories on how addiction works Explains addiction cycle stages of binge, withdrawal and anticipation Reviews the role of dopamine and the frontal cortex in addiction Discusses the neurocircuitry of reward and stress Includes animal models and neuroadaptational views on addiction

Drugs and the Future

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Author : David J. Nutt,Trevor W. Robbins,Gerald V. Stimson,Martin Ince,Andrew Jackson
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Psychology
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