By Perminder Sachdev

This ebook reports our wisdom of akathisia and similar syndromes, together with stressed Legs Syndrome, other kinds of motor restlessness and neuroleptic-induced dysphoria and is a complete account of those very important, yet insufficiently researched, syndromes. the main target is on drug-induced akathisia and its a variety of subtypes. the writer explores its dating to the restlessness as a result of different neurological problems, offers a synthesis of the pathophysiological mechanisms of akathisia and offers arguments for operational standards for the study prognosis of drug-induced akathisia. techniques for the size of akathisia are mentioned, as are remedy ways and a desirable appendix features a translation of Hashovec's account of the 1st instances within the literature. because the first prolonged assessment of clinical and medical features of akathisia and restlessness, this ebook might be a lot valued via psychiatrists, neurologists and different physicians looking a greater knowing of those disabling syndromes.

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