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An Atlas of Schizophrenia by Martin Stefan

By Martin Stefan

This complete colour atlas covers the medical positive aspects, etiology, pathophysiology, and remedy of schizophrenia together with smooth advancements in remedy and instructions of recent learn. It describes schizophrenia's profound results on conception, knowing, conversation, and social habit; its identifiable antecedents in early mind development and improvement; and morphological info from structural mind imaging and autopsy reviews. The atlas offers examples of the most recent learn advancements in neuropsychology, psychophysiology and useful imaging besides in vivo receptor imaging and different advances in psychopharmacology.

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Data from references 11 and 12 ADOPTION STUDIES No. 9 Obstetric complications are more common in people with schizophrenia compared with controls. 10 Obstetric complications are a risk factor for schizophrenia in patients with a younger age of onset; they do not seem to be involved in the etiology of late-onset schizophrenia. , 199017 15 20 25 30 Mean age at onset of schizophrenia (years) be of relatively small effect so as to have escaped detection. Much interest centers on so-called hotspots that may contain susceptibility genes on chromosomes 6, 8, 10, 13 and 22.

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