States Academic Press
Medical Science - Neuroscience & Neurology
Any condition which hampers the normal functioning of the brain is termed as a brain disorder. Some of the major types of brain disorders are brain injuries, brain tumors, mental disorders and neurodegenerative diseases. There are various risk factors which can increase the likelihood of a brain disorder. These encompass genetics, family history, environmental risk factors and age. The diagnosis of brain disorders is performed through neurologic and imaging tests. Mental health disorders are diagnosed through examining the history and symptoms. They are treated through a variety of medications and procedures, depending on the type of disorder and its severity. This book contains some path-breaking studies in the field of brain disorders. It will also provide interesting topics for research which interested readers can take up. Those in search of information to further their knowledge will be greatly assisted by this book.