Book 2005

Estrogen Effects in Psychiatric Disorders

ISBN: 978-3-211-40485-0 (Print) 978-3-211-27063-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-30

    Estrogens in Neuropsychiatric Disorders: From Physiology to Pathophysiology

  3. Chapter

    Pages 31-52

    Estrogens and Schizophrenia

  4. Chapter

    Pages 53-94

    Gender Differences in Schizophrenia

  5. Chapter

    Pages 95-106

    Puberty and Schizophrenia Onset

  6. Chapter

    Pages 107-122

    Clinical Estrogen Trials in Patients with Schizophrenia

  7. Chapter

    Pages 123-144

    Hypoestrogenism and Estrogen Replacement Therapy in Women Suffering from Schizophrenia

  8. Chapter

    Pages 145-173

    The Effect of Estrogens on Depression

  9. Chapter

    Pages 175-189

    Estrogens and Other Hormones in the Treatment of Premenstrual Syndromes

  10. Chapter

    Pages 191-206

    Estrogens and Perinatal Disorders

  11. Chapter

    Pages 207-222

    Estrogen Therapy in Perimenopausal Affective Disorders

  12. Chapter

    Pages 223-237

    The Effects of Estrogens on Cognition and Alzheimer's Dementia

  13. Chapter

    Pages 239-251

    Effects of Hormone Therapy on Patterns of Brain Activation during Cognitive Activity: A Review of Neuroimaging Studies

  14. Chapter

    Pages 253-270

    Estrogens in Alzheimer’s Disease: A Clinical and Neurobiological Perspective

  15. Chapter

    Pages 271-287

    Estrogen Therapy: Interface Between Gynecology and Psychiatry

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 289-291