Neuroleptic-induced Movement Disorders by Ramzy Yassa
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Neuroleptic-induced Movement Disorders
By Ramzy Yassa

Neuroleptic-induced Movement Disorders

A Comprehensive Survey

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Neuroleptic-induced Movement Disorders by Ramzy Yassa

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Neuroleptics, the most widely prescribed group of psychotropic drugs, are indispensable in the management of a majority of patients with schizophrenia, as well as other psychoses, yet they have not proved to be an unmixed blessing. They are associated with troublesome adverse effects, of which movement disorders are the most serious in terms of frequency, persistence and overall impact on the well-being of patients and care-givers. This book was prepared with the aim of improving understanding and clinical management of these iatrogenic conditions. It deals with historical, clinical and neurobiological aspects of tardive dyskinesia and related movement disorders such as parkinsonism, dystonia and akathisia. Sections are also devoted to the measurement of tardive dyskinesia, to geographical and ethnic differences, and to management with novel neuroleptic agents and biofeedback. With authoritative contributions and an international perspective, this book will be valuable to clinicians and researchers alike in psychiatry, neurology and related disciplines.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521033527
ISBN-10: 0521033527
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 29mm)
Pages: 516
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Deals with historical, clinical and neurobiological aspects of movement disorders commonly associated with neuroleptic drugs.

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