Neurosciences and Ethics Klostergut Jakobsberg, 20.–25. April 1986 Federal Republic of Germany

The human brain occupies a unique position among the organs of the human body. With its 1010 nerve cells and the innumerable interconnections, it is the most complex living system we know. It is the prerequisite for all though~, feeling, and action and hence for the awareness of ourselves. In many r...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Hess, Benno (Editor), Ploog, Detlev (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1988, 1988
Edition:1st ed. 1988
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • An Example of Advances in Genetics Posing Ethical Problems
  • Clinical Neurosciences
  • Session V
  • Intensive Care, Vegetative State, and Brain Death
  • Session VI
  • Functional Neurosurgery and Psychiatric Neurosurgery
  • Mental Health
  • Session VII
  • Epidemiology of Depression
  • Epidemiology of Depression, Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  • Session VIII
  • Clinical Psychopharmacology: Research and Development
  • Session IX
  • The Current State of Research in Psychiatry: Ethical Analysis of the Patient-Doctor Relationship
  • Neurosciences and Ethics
  • Session X
  • The Ethical Issue in Research and Treatment of Neurological and Mental Disorders
  • F