Marc J. Kaufman's Brain Imaging in Substance Abuse: Research, Clinical, and PDF

By Marc J. Kaufman

ISBN-10: 0896037703

ISBN-13: 9780896037700

ISBN-10: 1592590217

ISBN-13: 9781592590216

Hugely skilled scientific researchers from different fields describe intimately using electroencephalography, emission tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and neuropsychology to review the neural results of substance abuse. They greatly overview examine findings those robust equipment have yielded. The authors element the results of gear, together with alcohol, benzodiazepines, marijuana, opiates, cocaine, amphetamines, hallucinogens, and solvents on mind electric task, metabolism, hemodynamics, receptor and neurotransmitter degrees, neurochemistry, and constitution. The impressive findings they record emerge from greater than 1350 articles in a few 320 journals, and are geared up via procedure, abused substance, and drug use kingdom. complete and without problems obtainable, mind Imaging in Substance Abuse: learn, scientific, and Forensic functions deals psychiatrists, radiologists, neurologists, pharmacologists, physiologists, substance abuse experts, and lawyers a vast but completely built-in realizing of the tools and effects got with scientific neuroimaging stories of substance abuse at the present time.

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