The Neuroscience of Cocaine

Written By Victor R. Preedy
The Neuroscience of Cocaine
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 May 2017
  • ISBN : 012803792X
  • Pages : 774 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Neuroscience of Cocaine written by Victor R. Preedy which was release on 23 May 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The Neuroscience of Cocaine: Mechanisms and Treatment explores the complex effects of this drug, addressing the neurobiology behind cocaine use and the psychosocial and behavioral factors that impact cocaine use and abuse. This book provides researchers with an up-to-date understanding of the mechanisms behind cocaine use, and aids them in deriving new pharmacological compounds and therapeutic regimens to treat dependency and withdrawal symptoms. Cocaine is one of the most highly abused illicit drugs worldwide and is frequently associated with other forms of drug addiction and misuse, but researchers are still struggling to understand cocaine’s neuropharmacological profile and the mechanisms of its effects and manifestations at the cognitive level. Cessation of cocaine use can lead to numerous adverse withdrawal conditions, from the cellular and molecular level to the behavioral level of the individual user. Written by worldwide experts in cocaine addiction, this book assists neuroscientists and other addiction researchers in unraveling the many complex facets of cocaine use and abuse. Contains in each chapter an abstract, key facts, mini dictionary of terms, and summary points to aid in understanding Illustrated in full color Provides unique full coverage of all aspects of cocaine and its related pathology Provides researchers with an up-to-date understanding of the mechanisms behind cocaine use, and aids them in deriving new pharmacological compounds and therapeutic regimens to treat dependency and withdrawal symptoms

The Neuroscience of Cocaine

The Neuroscience of Cocaine
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-23
  • Total pages : 774
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : The Neuroscience of Cocaine: Mechanisms and Treatment explores the complex effects of this drug, addressing the neurobiology behind cocaine use and the psychosocial and behavioral factors that impact cocaine use and abuse. This book provides researchers with an up-to-date understanding of the mechanisms behind cocaine use, and aids them in ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-01-21
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Neuroscience for Addiction Medicine: From Prevention to Rehabilitation: Constructs and Drugs is the latest volume from Progress in Brain Research focusing on new trends and developments in addiction research. This established international series examines major areas of basic and clinical research within neuroscience, as well as popular emerging subfields such ...

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  • Author : Judith Grisel
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2019-02-19
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From a renowned behavioral neuroscientist and recovering addict, a rare page-turning work of science that draws on personal insights to reveal how drugs work, the dangerous hold they can take on the brain, and the surprising way to combat today's epidemic of addiction. Judith Grisel ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-12
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Understanding the phenomenon of long-lasting vulnerability to addiction is essential to developing successful treatments. Written by an international team of authorities in their respective fields, Advances in the Neuroscience of Addiction provides an excellent overview of the available and emerging approaches used to investigate the biol...

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  • Author : Rajkumar Rajendram,Vinood B. Patel,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-13
  • Total pages : 1740
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : The Neuroscience of Pain, Anesthetics and Analgesics examines the syndromes of pain and how they interlink with anesthesia and analgesics. The book covers assessments, screening and resources, and provides applications to related areas of medicine. It explores how the perception of pain results from a multifaceted interaction between illness beliefs, ...

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  • Author : Mark S. Gold
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : For every news story in the popular press detailing the horrors and the violence associated with cocaine, there have been corresponding studies in the medical litera ture shedding new light on our understanding of this most troublesome drug. Our knowledge of addiction, and specifically cocaine addiction, has increased dra matically ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-05
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : The Neuroscience of Depression: Features, Diagnosis and Treatment, is a comprehensive reference to the diagnosis and treatment of depression. This book provides readers with the mechanisms of depression reflecting on the interplay between depression and the biological and psychosocial processes. A detailed introduction to various episodes of depression, from PTSD ...

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  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2020-08-01
  • Total pages : 670
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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  • Author : Renaud Jardri,Arnaud Cachia,Pierre Thomas,Delphine Pins
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-09-26
  • Total pages : 566
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Hallucinatory phenomena have held the fascination of science since the dawn of medicine, and the popular imagination from the beginning of recorded history. Their study has become a critical aspect of our knowledge of the brain, making significant strides in recent years with advances in neuroimaging, and has established common ...

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  • Author : Edmund S. Higgins,Mark S. George
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2012-11-05
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Bringing the latest breakthroughs in neuroscience to the clinician, this text provides resident and practicing psychiatrists with a comprehensive, clinically relevant overview of the brain mechanisms underlying behavior and mental illness. The book presents an integrated perspective on the structures and workings of the brain, the mechanisms governing behaviors such ...

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  • Author : Colin R. Martin,Victor R Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-21
  • Total pages : 1612
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : The Neuroscience of Parkinson’s Disease (two volume set) provides a single source of material covering different scientific domains of neuropathology underlying this condition. The book covers a wide range of subjects and unravels the complex relationships between genetics, molecular biology, pharmaceutical chemistry, neurobiology, imaging, assessments, and treatment regimens. The ...

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  • Author : Stephen H. Koslow
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1997-08
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Assesses the current state of neuroscience & identifies & makes recommendations for further research opportunities. Chapters are devoted to: neural development, functional organization of the central nervous system & the integration of information, neurotransmission, neural regulation of behavior, cognitive neuroscience & neural plasticity, neuropsychopharmacology, neuroimmunology & neurovirology, advanced technologies for neuroscience, & neural basis of psychopathology. ...

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  • Author : Francesca Filbey
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-14
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-12
  • Total pages : 1340
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : Diagnosis, Management and Modeling of Neurodevelopmental Disorders: The Neuroscience of Development is a comprehensive reference on the diagnosis and management of neurodevelopment and associated disorders. This book discusses the mechanisms underlying neurological development and provides readers with a detailed introduction to the neural connections and complexities in biological circuitries, as ...

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  • Author : Shortcut Edition
  • Publisher : Shortcut Edition
  • Release Date : 2021-06-25
  • Total pages : 35
  • ISBN : 012803792X
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Summary : * Our summary is short, simple and pragmatic. It allows you to have the essential ideas of a big book in less than 30 minutes. By reading this summary, you will discover the effects of drugs on the brain and its impact on the life of a person suffering from addiction. You ...