By C. Braestrup, P. H. Andersen (auth.), Prof. Dr. Svein G. Dahl, Prof. Dr. Lars F. Gram (eds.)
This quantity collects the invited lectures and a few chosen contributions awarded on the fifth foreign assembly on medical Pharmacology in Psychiatry, which used to be held 26-30 June 1988 on the college of Troms0, Norway. The 24 h of sunlight on the northernmost collage on the earth al lowed for lengthy, friendly and effective classes. The name of the convention in addition to a few of the themes lined characterize a continuation of 4 prior meetings, the 1st held in Chicago in 1979 and arranged by means of the overdue Earl U sdin and co-workers. the sooner meetings were documented in scientific Pharmacology in Psychiatry, edited by way of E. Usdin (Elsevier, long island, 1981), scientific Pharmacology in Psychiatry. Neuroleptic and Antidepressant study, edited by way of E. Usdin, S. G. Dahl, L. F. Gram and o. Lingjrerde (Macmillan Publishers Ltd., London, 1981), medical Pharmacology in Psychiatry. Bridging the Experimental-Therapeutic hole, edited by way of LF. Gram, E. Usdin, S.G. Dahl, P. Kragh-Sorensen, P. L. Morselli and F. Sjoqvist (Macmillan Publishers Ltd., London, 1983), and medical Pharmacology in Psychiatry. Selectivity in Psychotropic Drug motion - delivers or difficulties? edited through S. G. Dahl, L.F. Gram, S.M. Paul and W.Z. Potter (Psychopharmacology sequence three, Springer, Heidelberg, 1987).