Sex Differences in Neurology and Psychiatry
  • Author : Anonim
  • Release Date : 30 September 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 476
  • ISBN 13 : 9780444641243

Download or read book entitled Sex Differences in Neurology and Psychiatry written by Anonim and published by Elsevier online. This book was released on 30 September 2020 with total pages 476. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Sex Differences in Neurology and Psychiatry, Volume 175, addresses this important issue by viewing major neurological and psychiatric conditions through the lens of sexual dimorphism, providing an entirely novel approach to understanding vulnerability factors, as well as potential new treatment strategies in several common neuropsychiatric disorders. The handbook comprises four major sections: (1) Introduction to sex differences in neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, (2) Description of the impact of genetic, epigenetic, sex hormonal and other environmental effects on cerebral sex dimorphism, (3) Review of sex differences in neurologic disorders, and (4) Review of sex differences in psychiatric disorders. Explores sex differences in human neuroanatomy and neurophysiology Offers a pathway toward a gender-specific treatment of neurologic and psychiatric disorders Provides an overview of the genetics of sex hormones, human brain structure, and function, as well as the epigenetics, environment and social context

Sex Differences in the Brain

Sex Differences in the Brain

Author : Jill B. Becker,Karen J. Berkley,Nori Geary,Elizabeth Hampson,James P. Herman,Elizabeth Young
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Medical
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