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Contemporary neurobehavioral syndromes / edited by Gerald Goldstein, Theresa M. Incagnoli and Antonio E. Puente.

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New York : Psychology Press, 2011.
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Book
1 online resource (319 p.)
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Subjects:
Neurobehavioral disorders.
Neuropsychiatry.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
During the twentieth century, new neurobehavioral diseases appeared or were described for the first time. Exposure to certain toxins or noxious environments, for example, produced illnesses that did not exist before the twentieth century. In addition, established illnesses were reconceptualized with regard to their cause or neurobiological basis. Autism, for instance, was described for the first time during the twentieth century and may not have existed previously. Its cause was subsequently reconceptualized from a disorder related to inadequate parenting, to a brain disorder with possible
Contents:
Long-term outcome following preterm birth / Natalie barre
Reconceptualization of autism and autism spectrum disorders as neurodevelopmental disorders / Jessica Griebling
AD/HD in adults : the syndrome and its reconceptualization / Lynda J. Katz
Dementia with lewy bodies / James T. Becker
Persian gulf and other deployment syndromes / Gerald Goldstein
Neurobehavioral aspects of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) / Julie A
Comorbid disorders / Gerald Goldstein
Behavioral toxicological disorders / Wendy J. Shemansky
Respiratory disorders and neuropsychological dysfunction / Kevin S Krug
Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and related neurasthenic disorders / John DeLuca.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Goldstein, Gerald, 1931-
Incagnoli, Theresa.
Puente, Antonio E.
ISBN:
1-136-81683-6
1-283-10416-4
9786613104168
1-136-81684-4
0-203-82965-4
OCLC:
764571856
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203829653 doi