Accession Number:

AD0765371

Title:

Psychotomimetics,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-07-12

Pagination or Media Count:

170.0

Abstract:

The book discusses the main problems connected with the experimental and clinical study of psychotomimetics, pharmacological preparations, which induce in healthy people disturbances in psychic activity model psychoses. The psychotomimetics are classified on the basis of their chemical structure and pharmacological properties. The experimental principles preclinical of the study, and the subsequent clinical study of the preparations are discussed. The possibility of using various types of animals to model psychic disturbances as well as the adequacy of the physiological tests used are evaluated, and a description of several of the methods recommended is given. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE