Download e-book for kindle: An Introduction to Drugs and the Neuroscience of Behavior by Adam Prus

By Adam Prus

ISBN-10: 049590726X

ISBN-13: 9780495907268

This up to date textual content offers an introductory evaluation of the worried method activities and behavioral results of the key periods of psychoactive medicinal drugs, utilizing pedagogy particular between pharmacology texts to make the subject approachable.

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These procedures not only prevent potential biased responses from participants, but also prevent potential biased judgments by study investigators. Although researchers consider blinded procedures important for quality experimental studies, not all experiments allow for blinded procedures. In clinical research, open-label studies refer to the assignment of study treatments without using blinded procedures. Open-label studies apply to situations where disguising study medications may have important ethical consequences or be impractical.

In clinical research, open-label studies refer to the assignment of study treatments without using blinded procedures. Open-label studies apply to situations where disguising study medications may have important ethical consequences or be impractical. For example, many cancer clinical trials use openlabel procedures because withholding a potential effective treatment from cancer patients by using a placebo might have serious health consequences. Copyright 2013 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved.

May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. , Blake, Barker, & Sobel, 2006). For the most part, academic and government research consists of basic research discoveries about disorders and the development of theoretical directions for designing new treatments.

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