Electrical Brain Stimulation in Psychiatric Disorders
Contributions from Research in Animal Models
Acta Biomedica Lovaniensia, No. 369
Ph.D. Dissertation


By Kris van Kuyck
November 2006
Leuven University Press
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 9058675548
167 pages, Illustrated, 6 1/8 x 9 1/2"
$77.50 Paper Original


Contents:
Abbreviations
General introduction
Chapter 1: Effects of electrical stimulation or lesion in nucleus accumbens on the
     behaviour or rats in a T-maze after administration of 8-OH-DPAT or vehicle
Chapter 2: Effect of electrical brain stimulation in rats in the schedule-induced polydipsia model
Chapter 3: Behavioural and physiological effects of electrical stimulation in the
    nucleus accumbens: a review
Chapter 4: Review article: functional neuroimaging in anorexia nervosa
Chapter 5: Electrical stimulation in the lateral hypothalamus in rats in the activity-based anorexia model
Chapter 6: Metabolic characterisation of the activity-based rat model for anorexia nervosa and
    correlation to behavioural parameters
Chapter 7: Changes in local protein expression after electrical stimulation in the nucleus accumbens and subthalamic nucleus
Chapter 8: Histological alterations induced by electrode implantation and electrical stimulation in the human brain: a review
General discussion
References
Summary
Samenvatting
Dankwoord




Psychiatry
Neurology


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