Whither neuropsychiatry?

  title={Whither neuropsychiatry?},
  author={Perminder S. Sachdev},
  journal={The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  volume={17 2},
N europsychiatry is a mature discipline, with origins that can be traced to the mid-nineteenth century or perhaps as early as the seventeenth century, 1 long before the birth of modern psychiatry. For many decades , however, its growth was stunted as the fields of neurology and psychiatry devoured the landscape and carved out their respective territories. In its reemergence in the last two decades, neuropsychiatry's first impulse, almost by default, was to redefine itself in relation to… CONTINUE READING