Chapter 16 Outline

Introduction: "My Lobotomy"

The Toll of Psychiatric Disorders Is Huge

Schizophrenia Is the Major Neurobiological Challenge in Psychiatry

Study questions: 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18

BOX 16.1 Long-Term Effects of Antipsychotic Drugs

Mood Disorders Are a Major Psychiatric Category

Study questions: 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32

BOX 16.2 The Season to Be Depressed

There Are Several Types of Anxiety Disorders

Study questions: 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41

BOX 16.3 Tics, Twitches, and Snorts: The Unusual Character of Tourette's Syndrome

Neurosurgery Has Been Used to Treat Psychiatric Disorders

Study questions: 42

Abnormal Prion Proteins Destroy the Brain

Study questions: 43

The Cutting Edge: Are Abnormal Eye Movements an Endophenotype for People at Risk for Schizophrenia?

Study questions: 44 | 45

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