Now in its thoroughly updated Second Edition, Dr. Ayd's highly acclaimed Lexicon is an indispensable desk reference for anyone working in psychiatry, neurology, or the underlying basic neurosciences. It provides succinct, detailed, and easily accessible definitions for the entire range of terms currently used in these fields, including drug categories, receptors, and the sites and mechanisms affected by pharmacologic treatments. This edition reflects the most recent developments in genetics and in psychopharmacology, including new drugs and current concepts on drug-drug interactions. Dr. Ayd has added over 1, 000 new terms and rewritten nearly half of the entries in the original edition. Compatibility: BlackBerry(R) OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile(TM) Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PCMyoclonic jerks generally appear when patients are in their mid-teens, preceding generalized tonic-clonic seizures by a few months. ... epilepsy, nocturnal Movement disorder that can be distinguished from nocturnal myoclonus and restless legs syndrome by ... There is a gradual decline in neurological function; this deterioration shows up intellectually, with a loss of about 10 IQ points with every decade.
|Title||:||Lexicon of Psychiatry, Neurology, and the Neurosciences|
|Author||:||Frank J. Ayd|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2000|