American Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience

Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015

  • The Efficacy of Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy: A Meta-Analytic Review of Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke Cognitive Language Rehabilitation Literature

    Zachary Miklos, Matthew Mychailyszyn, Rick Parente

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015
    Pages: 15-22
    Received: 29 September 2014
    Accepted: 18 October 2014
    Published: 16 February 2015
    Abstract: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) and stroke are leading contributors to health impairments and decrements to quality of life. This meta-analysis evaluated 10 studies of cognitive language rehabilitation and recovery among patients who endured a traumatic brain injury (TBI) or stroke. Results indicated a significant effect size in the control conditions... Show More
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Among School Children in Port Harcourt, Nigeria

    Edward Achinike Daniel Alikor, Angela Ine Frank-Briggs, Boma Alali Ngozi Okoh

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015
    Pages: 23-29
    Received: 2 February 2015
    Accepted: 11 February 2015
    Published: 28 February 2015
    Abstract: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the most common neurobehavioral disorder of childhood and one of the most prevalent chronic health conditions affecting school-aged children. With varying prevalence rates around the world, this study seeks to determine the prevalence of ADHD in primary school children in Port Harcourt, Southern Ni... Show More
  • Sexual Disorders Seen in Alcohol Dependent Patients

    Amitabh Saha, Bikram Dutta, Shahbaz Ali Khan

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015
    Pages: 30-39
    Received: 29 January 2015
    Accepted: 6 February 2015
    Published: 2 March 2015
    Abstract: The chances of developing sexual dysfunctions appear to increase with increasing years of alcohol consumed. Various explanations have been offered for sexual dysfunction in alcoholic patients. Higher level of alcohol intake may result in greater neurotoxic effects. The prevalence of sexual disorders in those people who consume alcohol has been know... Show More