Integrative Neuroscience and Personalized Medicine

Hardcover | January 4, 2011

EditorEvian Gordon, Stephen H. Koslow

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This book takes an in depth and hard look at the current status and future direction of treatment predictive markers in Personalized Medicine for the brain from the perspectives of the researchers on the cutting edge and those involved in healthcare implementation. The contents provide acomprehensive text suitable as both a pithy introduction to and a clear summary of the "science to solutions" continuum in this developing field of Personalized Medicine and Integrative Neuroscience. The science includes both measures of genes using whole genome approaches and SNIPS as well asBRAINmarkers of direct brain function such as brain imaging, biophysical changes and objective cognitive and behavioral measurements. Personalized Medicine for Brain Disorders will soon be a reality using the comprehensive quantitative and standardized approaches to genomics, BRAINmarkers andcognitive function. Each chapter provides a review of recent relevant literature; show the solutions achieved through integrative neuroscience and applications in patient care thus providing a practical guide to the reader. The timeliness of this book's content is propitious providing bottom lineinformation to educate practicing clinicians, health care workers and researchers, and also a pathway for undergraduate and graduates interested in further their understanding of and involvement in tailored personal solutions.

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This book takes an in depth and hard look at the current status and future direction of treatment predictive markers in Personalized Medicine for the brain from the perspectives of the researchers on the cutting edge and those involved in healthcare implementation. The contents provide acomprehensive text suitable as both a pithy intro...

Dr. Evian Gordon is Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney. He is also the founding Director of the Brain Dynamic Centre (BDC), and heads BDC's Integrative Neuroscience Program. He is also the CEO of Brain Resource, a publicly listed biotech Company, which developed out of BDC in 2001,...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:January 4, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195393805

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Herbert Pardes: PrefaceStephen H. Koslow and Evian Gordon: IntroductionGenesis of Personalized Medicine1. Edward Abrahams and Michael Silver: The History of Personalized Medicine2. Alan F. Schatzberg: An Applied Context for Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry3. Leanne Williams and Evian Gordon: Personalized Medicine and Integrative Neuroscience: Towards Consensus Markers for Disorders of Brain HealthPersonalized Medicine and Mental Disorders4. Alex Fornito and Edward T. Bullmore: Does fMRI have a role in personalized health care for psychiatric patients?5. Charles F. Gillespie, Elisabeth B. Binder, Paul E. Holtzheimer and Charles B. Nemeroff: Stress and the Impact of Personalized Medicine6. Jacob S. Ballon, Ragy R. Girgis and Jeffrey A. Lieberman: Personalized Medicine for Schizophrenia7. M. Kohn, S. Clarke and Leanne Williams: Personalized Integrative Markers for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and AdolescentsPersonalized Medicine and Other Brain Disorders8. Ellen M. Migo, Steve C. R. Williams, William R. Crum, Matthew J. Kempton and Ulrich Ettinger: The Role of Neuroimaging Biomarkers in Personalised Medicine for Neuro-degenerative and Psychiatric Disorders9. Richard Gevirtz: Autonomic Nervous System Markers for Psychophysiological, Anxiety and Physical Disorders10. Ronald Grunstein: Personalized Medicine in Sleep Health11. Ariel Miller, Tamar Paperna, Opher Caspi, Izabella Lejbkowicz, Elsebeth Staun-Ram, Nili Avidan: Theranostics and Translation towards Personalized Medicine for Multiple SclerosisPersonalized Medicine and Health Care12. David Whitehouse: Brain-Related Healthcare: New Models for Personalized Medicine13. Eugene Baker: Clinical Decision Support in Employee Assistance Programs: Personalizing the Therapeutic Approach14. Dan Segal and David Williams: Economic impacts of the Personalized Medicine TsunamiConclusion and RecommendationsEvian Gordon and Stephen H. Koslow: Accelerating the Future of Personalized Medicine