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Psychiatric Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Thomas Schulze, Francis McMahon
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Psychiatrists and other mental health professionals are increasingly confronted with questions about the genetics of psychiatric illness, and the clinical applications of new genetic findings. Psychiatric Genetics: A Primer for Clinical and Basic Scientists addresses these questions through a straightforward introduction to the essentials of psychiatric genetics, complementing more comprehensive
Principles of Psychiatric Genetics
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John I. Nurnberger, Jr, Wade Berrettini
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Disorders of behavior represent some of the most common and disabling diseases affecting humankind; however, despite their worldwide distribution, genetic influences on these illnesses are often overlooked by families and mental health professionals. Psychiatric genetics is a rapidly advancing field, elucidating the varied roles of specific genes and their interactions
Psychiatric Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Marion Leboyer, Frank Bellivier
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Psychiatric Genetics provides the reader with a complete view of the methodological problems encountered in psychiatry genetics and proposes solutions to commonly occurring questions. The best European and American specialists have given a thorough review on the advantages and disadvantages of genetic epidemiological methods, the way to choose a genetic
Handbook of Psychiatric Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Kenneth Blum, Ernest P. Noble
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-29 - Publisher: CRC Press

Psychiatric genetics is an exciting new discipline that explores how our minds and behavior are influenced by our genes. Increased interest in this area of medical genetics has been sparked by advances in molecular genetic techniques, the genome project, the neurosciences, the role of genes in somatic diseases, and the
Psychiatric Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Jordan W. Smoller, Beth Rosen Sheidley, Ming T. Tsuang
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-20 - Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

As more patients seek information about family risks of psychiatric illness -- an interest likely to increase as gene-identification studies are publicized -- most psychiatrists agree it is their role to discuss these issues but admit they are ill-prepared to do so. Psychiatric Genetics addresses that need as the first