Neurosurgical Treatments for Psychiatric Disorders

  • Bomin Sun
  • Antonio De Salles

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Wenwen Yu, Qiming Lv, Chencheng Zhang, Zhuangming Shen, Bomin Sun, Zheng Wang
    Pages 21-34
  3. Chuantao Zuo, Huiwei Zhang
    Pages 35-45
  4. Marwan I. Hariz
    Pages 47-51
  5. Yosef Chodakiewitz, John Williams, Jacob Chodakiewitz, Garth Rees Cosgrove
    Pages 53-68
  6. Sam Eljamel
    Pages 69-75
  7. Sam Eljamel
    Pages 87-94
  8. Nir Lipsman, Peter Giacobbe, Andres M. Lozano
    Pages 95-104
  9. Roberto Martinez-Alvarez
    Pages 105-112
  10. Mayur Sharma, Emam Saleh, Milind Deogaonkar, Ali Rezai
    Pages 113-123
  11. Young Cheol Na, Hyun Ho Jung, Jin Woo Chang
    Pages 125-141
  12. Jianuo Zhang, Yan Ge, Fangang Meng
    Pages 143-159
  13. Guodong Gao, Xuelian Wang
    Pages 161-173
  14. Bomin Sun, Dianyou Li, Wei Liu, Shikun Zhan, Yixin Pan, Xiaoxiao Zhang
    Pages 175-187
  15. Bomin Sun, Wei Liu, Shikun Zhan, Qianqian Hao, Dianyou Li, Yixin Pan et al.
    Pages 189-201
  16. Wei Wang, Peng Li
    Pages 203-209
  17. Giuseppe Messina, Giovanni Broggi, Roberto Cordella, Angelo Franzini
    Pages 211-216
  18. Antônio De Salles, Alessandra A. Gorgulho
    Pages 217-225
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 227-228

About this book


This book describes contemporary clinical practice in the application of neurosurgical methods to the treatment of psychiatric disorders. It covers diverse topics such as neuroimaging, ethics and a historical review, Gamma Knife and High Frequency Ultrasound ablation, deep brain electrical stimulation and preoperative evaluation and postoperative follow-up. Its application in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Major Depression, Tourette syndrome, Addiction, Anorexia, Aggression and Schizophrenia are discussed in separated chapters. This book presents concise information provided by clinical and academic practitioners and will facilitate the application of neurosurgical treatment techniques to patients.

Editor Bomin Sun is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at the Center for Functional Neurosurgery, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai, China. Editor Antonio De Salles is Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.


Clinical Psychology Medical ethics Neurosurgery Neurosurgical Treatment Psychiatric Disorders Psychiatry

Editors and affiliations

  • Bomin Sun
    • 1
  • Antonio De Salles
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Functional NeurosurgeryRuijin Hospital Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.NeurosurgeryUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Shanghai Jiao Tong University Press, Shanghai and Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-9575-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-9576-0
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