Bipolar disorders : basic mechanisms and therapeutic implications / edited by Jair C. Soares, Samuel Gershon

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Subjects: Manic-depressive illness--Diagnosis
Manic-depressive illness--Treatment
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Marcel Dekker, c2000
Series: Medical psychiatry 15
LC Classification: R, RC
Physical Description: xv, 580 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Series Introduction / William A. Frosch
Foreword / David J. Kupfer
Preface
Contributors
1. Classification of Bipolar and Related Disorders: Implications for Biological Research in This Field / Charles L. Bowden 1
2. Secondary Mania: A Model of the Pathophysiology of Bipolar Disorder? / Stephen M. Strakowski, Kenji W. Sax 13
3. Genetic and Causal Factors of Bipolar Disorder / Ronnen H. Segman, Bernard Lerer 31
4. Cyclic and Oscillatory Behaviors in Biological Systems: A Relevant Model for Bipolar Disorder? / Seymour M. Antelman, Joseph Levine, Samuel Gershon 49
5. Abnormalities in Catecholamines and Pathophysiology of Bipolar Disorder / Amit Anand, Dennis S. Charney 59
6. Cholinergic Dysfunction in Mood Disorders / David S. Janowsky, David H. Overstreet 95
7. Serotonergic Dysfunction in Mood Disorders / Maria A. Oquendo, J. John Mann 121
8. The GABAergic Hypothesis of Mood Disorders / Isabelle Massat, Daniel Souery, Julien Mendlewicz 143
9. Cell Membrane Abnormalities in Bipolar Disorder / Alan G. Mallinger 167
10. Intracellular Signal Transduction Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder / Jair C. Soares, Alan G. Mallinger 179
11. Postmortem Brain Studies in Bipolar Disorder / Jerry J. Warsh, Peter P. Li 201
12. Brain Imaging Findings in Bipolar Disorder / Jair C. Soares, Robert B. Innis 227
13. Sleep and Biological Rhythms in Bipolar Disorder / Eric A. Nofzinger 253
14. Biology of the Switch Process in Bipolar Disorders / Jonathan M. Himmelhoch 273
15. Hypothesis of a Viral Etiology in Bipolar Disorder / Robert H. Yolken, E. Fuller Torrey 305
16. Relationship of Bipolar Depression to Involuntary Motor Disorders / Jonathan M. Himmelhoch 317
17. Electroencephalogram Abnormalities in Bipolar Disorder / William S. Musser 343
18. Biology Versus Environment: Stressors in the Pathophysiology of Bipolar Disorder / Stefanie A. Hlastala, Ellen Frank 353
19. Modulation of Biological Factors by Psychotherapeutic Interventions in Bipolar Disorder / Michael E. Thase 373
20. Predictive Validity of the Sensitization and Kindling Hypotheses / Robert M. Post, Terence A. Ketter, Andrew M. Speer 387
21. Biological Factors in Different Bipolar Disorder Subtypes / Keith A. Gary, Leighton Y. Huey, Robert A. Zepf 433
22. Biological Factors in Bipolar Disorders in Children and Adolescents / Bruce Waslick, Laurence L. Greenhill, Evelyn Berger 459
23. Biological Factors in Bipolar Disorders in Late Life / Jose DeAsis, Xiao Lei Yu, Robert C. Young 479
24. Perspectives for New Pharmacological Interventions / R. H. Belmaker, Yuri Yaroslavsky 507
25. Genetics and Lithium Response in Bipolar Disorders / Martin Alda, Paul Grof 529
26. Toward a Pathophysiology of Bipolar Disorder / John F. Neumaier, David L. Dunner 545
Index 555
Additional Authors: Soares, Jair C
Gershon, Samuel
Notes: ISBN: 082470360X (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 44095438
ISBN/ISSN: 082470360X