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Worldwide Collaboration in Neuropsychiatry

  • Moises Gaviria
  • Glorianna Montas
Conference paper

Abstract

Modern neuropsychiatry is the psychiatric discipline that focuses primarily on the care of patients with major psychiatric disorders and with brain diseases that disrupt behavior. It requires clinical skills drawn from both psychiatry and neurology. Fundamentally, neuropsychiatric researchers explore the brain substrates of psychopathology, investigating the neurobiology of disordered emotion, cognition, and behavior (Coffey 1999).

Keywords

Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Epilepsy Syndrome Major Psychiatric Disorder Anterior Thalamic Nucleus Brain Substrate 
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© Springer Japan 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Moises Gaviria
    • 1
  • Glorianna Montas
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of NeuropsychiatryUniversity of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA

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