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Olfaction and the Brain

di Brewer - Castle - Pantelis  • 2006  • dettagli prodotto

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The 2004 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded for reseach on the olfactory system. This timely book sets out our current understanding of olfaction and mental health, including where it may take us in the future. All aspects of olfactory function and dysfunction are covered.Table of Contents Forward Peter DohertyPreface Warrick Brewer, David Castle and Christos PantelisPart I. Neurology, Neurophysiology and Neuropsychology - Olfactory Clues to Brain Development and Disorder: 1. Structure and function of the olfactory system Alan Mackay-Sim and Jean-Pierre Royet2. Olfaction and the temporal lobes Jelena Djordjevic and Marilyn Jones-Gotman3. Role of the insula in smell and disgust Mary Phillips and Maike Heining4. Memory of smells past Mikisha Doop, Christine Mohr, Bradley Folley, Warrick Brewer and Sohee Park5. Olfactory neurogenesis: a window on brain development François Féron, Richard McCurdy, John McGrath, Alan Mackay-Sim6. Olfactory processing and brain maturation Warrick Brewer, Stephen Wood, Cinzia De Luca and Christos Pantelis7. Probing behavior regulation: role for olfaction in addiction? Dan Lubman, Warrick Brewer and Murat YucelPart II. Social Functioning: Role of Evolution, Genetics and Gender: 8. Primate evolution: anatomy and olfaction Timothy Smith and James Rossie9. Genetics and family influences on olfaction Raquelle Mesholam-Gately and Larry Seidman10. Sex differences and olfactory function Kim Good and Lili Kopala11. Role of pheromones and chemistry: lessons from comparative anatomy Michael Stoddart12. The impact of olfaction on human social functioning Dolores Malaspina, Cheryl Corcoran and Nora GoudsmitPart III. Assessment and Disorders of Olfaction: 13. Assessment of olfaction Richard Doty14. Olfaction and neuropsychiatric disorders: what can deficits tell us? Christos Pantelis and Warrick Brewer15. Olfaction in Parkinsonian syndromes: early prediction? Christopher Hawkes16. Olfaction in psychosis Paul Moberg and Bruce Turestsky17. Olfactory hallucinations Dennis Velakoulis18. Delusions of body malodour: the olfactory reference syndrome Katherine Phillips, Craig Gunderson, Uschi Gruber and David Castle


ISBN: 9780521849227

Titolo: Olfaction and the Brain


Editore: Cambridge University Press

Volume: Unico

Edizione: I 2006

Lingua: Inglese

Finitura: Copertina rigida

Pagine: 382