Straube, E. R.; Oades, Robert D.:

Schizophrenia: Empirical Research and Findings

New York: Academic Press (1992) (Personality, psychopathology, and psychotherapy ; 19), 637 Seiten
ISBN: 0-12-673010-5
Buch / Monographie / Fach: Medizin
This book presents a comprehensive and critical appraisal of virtually all of the research on schizophrenia, with particular emphasis on developments of the last ten years. It is the most comprehensive textbook, integrating all areas of schizophrenia research, ever published
This book covers every topic of research with schizophrenic patients including: Findings in cognitive, psychophysiological, neuropsychological, and biochemical research with schizophrenic patients. Genetic studies, studies on environmental factors, high risk research and developemntal course in schizophrenia Risk of developing schizophrenia A chapter dealing with therapy including psychopharmacological and psychosocial intervention methods, especially psychosocial therapy, family therapy and cognitive training programs A completely new theoretical integration of the findings from all areas of research in schizophrenia