Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To sort articles by Rank…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

You can specify Rank as the sort order when searching (it’s the default) which will put the articles which best matched your search on the top, and the complete results in descending relevance to your search.    This feature is useful for finding the most important articles on a specific topic.

You can also change the sort order of results by selecting rank at the top of the search results pane after you perform a search.  Note that rank order after a search only ranks up to 1000 maximum results that were returned; specifying rank in the search dialog ranks all possibilities before choosing the final 1000 (or less) to return.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Krasner, R.F. (1983). Psychiatric Quarterly. LI, 1979.. Psychoanal Q., 52:154.

(1983). Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 52:154

Psychiatric Quarterly. LI, 1979.

Ronald F. Krasner

Psychiatry and Endocrinology: An Expanding Interface. Jack L. Katz. Pp. 198-208.

There is growing documentation that a variety of hormones can both influence mood an dbehavior and be affected by them. Endocrine measures thus provide us with a readily accessible source of inrormation about how the brain mediates between stimuli arising from the external social environment, intrapsychic phenomena, and the body's internal physiological needs. This paper reviews recent psychoendocrine research which has in particular suggested several new concepts: (1) the brain itself might be viewed as a "target organ" for certain hormones; (2) specific hormonal correlates of certain clinical psychiatric syndromes, such as anorexia nervosa and depressive illness, might serve as biological markers which could help in the differential diagnosis of these conditions; and (3) peripheral hormonal determinations, by virtue of the rold played by central nervous system neurotransmitters in endocrine regulation, may provide important specific information about possible central nervous system biogenic amine abnormalities associated with the pathogenesis of certain psychiatric disorders.

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2019, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.