Biological Aspects of Mental Health Nursing

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Shupi Rinomhota
  • Paul Marshall
    • Print ISBN 9780443059902

    Table of Contents

    The Quest for Holistic Care in Theory and Practice · The Concept of Homeostasis · Neuroanatomy and Neurofunction · Brain Metabolism, Hormonal Activity, and Mental Health · Genetic Aspects · Immune Mechanisms and Mental Health · Nutrition and Mental Health · Psychopharmacology · Sleep and Sensory Functioning · Stress, the Individual, and Mental Health · The Ageing Process and Mental Health · Conclusion

    Details

    No. of pages:
    240
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443059902

    About the authors

    Shupi Rinomhota

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Allied Health Sciences, Leeds College of Health Studies, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK

    Paul Marshall

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Allied Health Sciences, Leeds College of Health Studies, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK