“Alcohol Abuse, neurodevelopment and neuroplasticity in the adolescent”, by Dryeli Cássila Kindler, Fabiano Fugita, Heloisa Davanso e Larissa Leite Martins.

    INTRODUCTION Adolescent behavior that motivates youth to experiment with drugs of abuse can be directly related to the state of brain development. During adolescence, there is a restructuring in the production of endogenous opioids, which cause a hedonic effect. Changes in neurodevelopmental circuits within the prefrontal cortex and… Continue lendo…

Unhealthy alcohol use and HIV infection, by Jennifer Mcneely-aula e discussão de caso.

(Profa. Dra. Jennifer Mcneely, no III Simpósio de Neurociências da Grande Dourados em 14 de setembro de 2012)   Clinical case discussion:Jennifer McNeely, MD, MS – jennifer.mcneely@nyumc.org   McNeely_unhealthy alcohol use_fin -aula da profa Dra Jennifer McNeely 1. Impact of substance use on HIV treatment: Patient DP: 56yo man HIV diagnosed… Continue lendo…