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Animal research in psychopharmacology

Leon Spelly Otis

Animal research in psychopharmacology

central nervous system effects

by Leon Spelly Otis

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Published by U.S. Dept. Health, Education & Welfare in [Wash.] .
Written in English

  • Psychopharmacology

  • Edition Notes

    Statemented. by Leon S. Otis [and others.] Psychopharmacology handbook, vol. 2.
    SeriesU.S. Public Health Service publ -- no. 1006., U.S. Public Health bibl. series -- no. 40., Public Health Service publication -- no. 1006.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 529 p.
    Number of Pages529
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17077958M

    The authors: Sharon Crowell-Davis is a veterinarian, board-certified veterinary behaviourist diplomate and animal behaviour researcher. Thomas Murray is a researcher and lecturer in (human) physiology and pharmacology. Style and contents: Veterinary psychopharmacology is a textbook, so it’s as dry as it gets. Don’t be picking this up hoping.   Psychopharmacology has had some bad publicity lately. Frankly, there have been some major problems along the way in developing new effective drugs for psychiatric disorders. After a prolonged period of high investments but low success rates, big pharmaceutical companies seem to retract their activit .

    Psychopharmacology (from Greek ψῡχή, psȳkhē, 'breath, life, soul'; φάρμακον, pharmakon, 'drug'; and -λογία, -logia) is the scientific study of the effects drugs have on mood, sensation, thinking, and is distinguished from neuropsychopharmacology, which emphasizes the correlation between drug-induced changes in the functioning of cells in the nervous system and. (e.g. Daly and Wilson's book on human homicide is based on an evolutionary analysis from animal research. Many studies on child abuse utilize theory and data from studies on infanticide in animals.) Research by de Waal on chimpanzees and monkeys has illustrated the importance of cooperation and reconciliation in social groups.

    Best Sellers Rank: #2,, in Books (See Top in Books) #67 in Books > Medical Books > Pharmacology > For Veterinarians # in Books > Science & Math > Biological Sciences > Zoology > Animal Behavior & Communication # in Books > Medical Books > Veterinary Medicine. This guide is designed to direct students to resources they will find valuable in their research for PSY Experimental Psychology.

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Animal research in psychopharmacology by Leon Spelly Otis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Individual chapters of this book are available to purchase online. Animal Research and Human Health: Advancing Human Welfare Through Behavioral Science demonstrates how the dynamic interplay between human and animal research has led to significant advances in diverse areas of psychology.

Students are shown the value of this research by leading experts, who describe the paradigmatic use ISBN: By combining methods of psychology and pharmacology, psychologists have productively examined behavioral effects of the drugs in laboratory animals and people.

The central theme running through this type of research is that principles of behavior can be used to understand and predict drug effects. Written for veterinarians, veterinary behaviorists, and veterinary students, the updated second edition of Veterinary Psychopharmacology is a complete source for current knowledge on pharmacologic behavior modification.

“Overall, this book packs a substantial amount of useful data into approximately pages.5/5(1). Researchers have dedicated their lives to developing life-saving treatments through the use of animals, yet groups of activists believe that animals are not our property or subject to our control and experimentation.

Thus, consideration of ethical issues is at the forefront of psychopharmacology research. This essay explores the ethical use of. Nirbhay N. Singh, Cynthia R. Ellis, in Comprehensive Clinical Psychology, Summary.

Psychopharmacology of childhood disorders is a growing area of clinical practice and research. For most of its 60 years, childhood psychopharmacology has played second fiddle to adult psychopharmacology but this is rapidly changing. The biological.

She has 27 years experience in the diagnosis and treatment of behavior problems in domestic and zoo animals and is currently a Professor at the University of Georgia.

Thomas Murray, BS, PhD, is Head of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, where he is also a Distinguished Research Professor with 24 years experience in psychopharmacology. Discover the best Medical Psychopharmacology in Best Sellers.

Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Clinical Geriatric Psychopharmacology is the most authoritative clinical reference on the pharmacologic treatment of psychiatric disorders in elderly patients.

This book provides complete information on new psychotropic drugs, new uses for established drugs, and clinically relevant advances in. Intensive research and historical data backed by scientific experiments have lead to the isolation of active compounds from their plant and animal sources, successfully identifying the single chemical entity that makes each psychologically active.

As a result, modern psychopharmacology can boast a wealth of benefits that these active. This book is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License About the authors and reviewer Author, Kelvin Seifert Kelvin Seifert is professor of educational psychology at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.

He earned a BA from Swarthmore College in and a PhD from the University of Michigan inin a combined. The majority of all animal research in the field of psychology is conducted on various rodent species (rats, mice, hamsters, etc.) or birds as laboratory subjects. Australian philosopher Peter Singer made the case for an end to animal experimentation with his book, Animal Liberation.

Justifications for using animals; Morals and animal use; Philosophical basis for using animals Definition Justification for the care and use of animals in psychopharmacological research is based on philosophical arguments, moral principles, and the consensus of reviewing boards and governing agencies.

Is the Conditioned Taste Aversion Procedure a Useful Tool in Drug Discrimination Research. Miczek, Klaus A. (et al.) Preview Buy Chap95 € Minimalization of Animal use in Models of Psychopharmacology: A Modified “Up&Down” Method for ED50 Estimation.

Pages Book Title Animal Models in Psychopharmacology Authors. Olivier. The Three Rs (3Rs) in relation to science are guiding principles for more ethical use of animals in were first described by W. Russell and R. Burch in The 3Rs are: Replacement: methods which avoid or replace the use of animals in research; Reduction: use of methods that enable researchers to obtain comparable levels of information from fewer animals, or to.

Chapter 4 Summary Research Methods for Evaluating the Brain and Behavior Techniques in Behavioral Pharmacology Evaluating Animal Behavior.

Techniques in behavioral pharmacology provide a means of quantifying animal behavior for drug testing, developing models for psychiatric disorders, and evaluating the neurochemical basis of behavior.

The book is well worth buying and anyone who claims to know anything about psychopharmacology will be expected to have a heavily annotated copy." Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine " [this is] a very good book, especially suited to those interested in psychopharmacologic research and psychiatric residency in training.".

Animal Research Advances Animal and Human Welfare Psychologists do research to learn more about behavior and how knowledge of behavior can be used to advance the welfare of people and animals. Although much research in psychology uses people as subjects, research with animal subjects continues to be essential for answering some.

RESEARCH INVOLVING ANIMAL SUBJECTS. Many psychologists conduct research involving animal subjects. Often, these researchers use rodents (Figure ) or birds as the subjects of their experiments—the APA estimates that 90% of all animal research in psychology uses these species (American Psychological Association, n.d.).Because many basic processes in animals are sufficiently.

a less forceful endorsement of animal research, Morris () commented that "Some psychologists believe that since psychology is, at least in part, the science of behavior, animal behavior is just as interesting and important as human behavior" (p. 22). Ethical Issues in Animal Research Ethical issues in animal research were discussed in six of.

(Psychology Wiki). Also, animal research places humans in an evolutionary context and makes possible a comparative and biological perspective on human behavior. Psychologists realize that the brains of experimental animals are not miniature human brains but only serve as a model for it, assuming that basic principles of brain organization are.

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