Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics

Contemporary Surgical and Device-Based Treatments

  • Joan A. Camprodon
  • Scott L. Rauch
  • Benjamin D. Greenberg
  • Darin D. Dougherty

Part of the Current Clinical Psychiatry book series (CCPSY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. S. Evelyn Stewart
    Pages 23-50
  3. Simon Ducharme, Darin D. Dougherty, Wayne C. Drevets
    Pages 51-77
  4. Cristina Cusin
    Pages 79-97
  5. Mario A. Cristancho, Pilar Cristancho, Murat Altinay, John P. O’Reardon
    Pages 99-116
  6. Simon Ducharme, Bruce H. Price, Darin D. Dougherty
    Pages 117-139
  7. Nicole C. R. McLaughlin, Catherine Stewart, Benjamin D. Greenberg
    Pages 141-163
  8. Joan A. Camprodon
    Pages 165-186
  9. Sameer A. Sheth, Polina Ogas, Emad N. Eskandar
    Pages 209-220
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 221-230

About this book


This volume covers the gamut of surgical and device-based treatments for psychiatric disorders. Written by experts in the field, this book covers neuroscience advances in the neurobiological underpinnings of psychiatric diseases, emerging surgical and device-based treatments, and advances in the field. Topics include electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), and many other cutting-edge treatments and techniques.

Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics is a valuable resource for psychiatrists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, researchers, and all other medical professionals interested in surgical and device-based treatments of psychiatric disorders.   


Electroconvulsive therapy Deep Brain stimulation Neurosurgery Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Neurosurgical Ablative Procedures

Editors and affiliations

  • Joan A. Camprodon
    • 1
  • Scott L. Rauch
    • 2
  • Benjamin D. Greenberg
    • 3
  • Darin D. Dougherty
    • 4
  1. 1.Medical School, Dept of PsychiatryMassachusetts Gen Hosp, HarvardBostonUSA
  2. 2.McLean HospitalBelmontUSA
  3. 3.Butler HospitalProvidenceUSA
  4. 4.Harvard Medical SchoolCharlestonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-934115-50-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-495-7
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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