Biological Aspects of Mental Health Nursing

1st Edition

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  • 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