Neuroprogression and Staging in Bipolar Disorder

Neuroprogression and Staging in Bipolar Disorder

Flávio Kapczinski, Eduard Vieta, Pedro V. S. Magalhães, and Michael Berk

Print publication date: Jun 2015

ISBN: 9780198709992

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Neuroprogression and Staging in Bipolar Disorder provides a comprehensive summary of the current state of the evidence regarding the use of staging systems in bipolar disorder. Edited by the leading researchers in the field, the book systematically covers the theoretical basis for staging, comparisons between different proposals, neurobiological underpinnings, the current evidence-base, limitations and future directions, and clinical implications and recommendations for practice. The book provides a solid and in-depth outline and thus to influence research and practice in the field of bipolar disorder.