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The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology (Oxford Library of Psychology)

The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology is published by Oxford University Press, and edited by Suzanne C. Segerstrom, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA. The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology comprises perspectives on the state-of-the-art and the recent advances in psychoneuroimmunology. Chapters in the volume represent the entire range of levels of analysis […]

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology is edited by Alexander W. Kusnecov, an associate professor of psychology at Rutgers University, USA and Hymie Anisman, Professor in the department of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Canada, and a distinguished Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience. The book delivers the history, methodology and development of research into psychoneuroimmunology, balancing it with […]

Introduction to Psychoneuroimmunology, Second Edition

The Introduction to Psychoneuroimmunology is published by Academic Press and authored by Jorge Hilarion Daruna, a clinical psychology specialist in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. This single-authored book is an overview of what is known about brain-immune interactions and how the central nervous and immune systems respond to environmental challenges and intercommunicate to sustain health. The […]

Psychoneuroimmunology: Stress, Mental Disorders and Health (Progress in Psychiatry)

Another excellent book devoted to the interdisciplinary area of research known as psychoneuroimmunology (PNI). The field bridges together psychiatry, neurology, neuroendocrinology and immunology. The book is the result of a collaborative work of many international experts including Cobi J. Heijnen, Pranela Rameshwar, Nancy G. Klimas and many others. Psychoneuroimmunology: Stress, Mental Disorders and Health deals […]

Psychoneuroimmunology, Two-Volume Set, Volume 1-2, Fourth Edition

Psychoneuroimmunology provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on the vast interdisciplinary research area that covers the interactions between the brain and the immune system. The revised and updated fourth edition offers experts opinions and overviews of the behavioral and neuroendocrine effects on the immune system, and vice versa, effects of immune system activity on brain functions. […]

The Psychoneuroimmunology of Chronic Disease: Exploring the Links between Inflammation, Stress, and Illness

The Psychoneuroimmunology of Chronic Disease delves into the complex interactions between the brain and immune system, and between inflammation, stress and human diseases. Importantly, it also offers both fundamental and clinical perspectives on how these interactions may influence common complex inflammatory maladies such as heart disease, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer s, and autoimmune disorders. The […]