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Psychosurgery

Known as: mental surgery, surgery mental, Psychosurgeries 
Treatment of chronic, severe and intractable psychiatric disorders by surgical removal or interruption of certain areas or pathways in the brain… 
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Neurosurgical treatment for psychiatric disorders has a long and controversial history. From the Stone Age use of trephining to… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Acknowledgements Introduction 1. Psychiatry's renaissance 2. Sufficient promise 3. Certain benefit 4. Active treatment 5. Human… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
Background Mental disorders have a strong association with suicide. This meta-analysis, or statistical overview, of the… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
The fact that a person is older than he used to be is no reason for withholding help that is available to younger persons. Indeed…