The Clinical Relevance of Kindling

The Clinical Relevance of Kindling

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Overview

The Clinical Relevance of Kindling by Tom G. Bolwig

This book explores, for the first time, the clinical relevance of kindling. A number of conditions including epilepsy, and manic depressive psychosis and additional states in which a process similar to kindling may be of importance are highlighted. In addition, the possible implications of the kindling hypothesis of neuropsychiatric disorders are fully explored. This book offers a fascinating insight into current thinking and will serve as an invaluable reference source.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471924494
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 10/12/1989
Pages: 314
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Do Kindling-Like Phenomena Unify Hypotheses of Psychopathology?

(T. Bolwig).

Kindling: Clinical Relevance and Anatomical Substrate (R. Racine, et al.).

Chemical Kindling (C. Wasterlain, et al.).

Kindling and Antiepileptic Drugs (M. Schmutz & K. Klebs).

Kindling and Neurotransmitter Systems: Seizure Suppression by Intracerebral Grafting of Fetal Neurons (D. Barry, et al.).

Kindling and Memory (J. Majkowski).

Kindling, Behavior and Memory (J. Mellanby & L. Sundstrom).

Kindling, Anxiety and Personality (R. Adamec).

Kindling, Psychopathology and Cerebral Mechanisms in Ethanol Withdrawal (R. Hemmingsen).

The Process of Epilepsy: Is Kindling Relevant?

(E. Reynolds).

The Prognosis of Epilepsy (M. Dam & A. Sabers).

Kindling, Epilepsy and Behavior (M. Trimble).

Convulsive Therapy and Kindling (M. Fink).

Kindling and Manic-Depressive Illness (R. Post & S. Weiss).

Addictive Behavior and Kindling: Relationship to Alcohol Withdrawal and Cocaine (J. Ballenger & R. Post).

Kindling and Panic Disorder (R. Rosenberg).

Kindling, Drug Holidays and Disorders of Movement (R. Fog & H. Pakkenberg).

Subject Index.

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