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American Psychiatric Association
The American Psychiatric Association is a professional organization representing medical specialists who are qualified as psychiatrists or are trainee
American Psychological Association
The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States and
Our current understanding of amnesia owes much to the study of the patient HM, who in 1953, at the age of 26, underwent bilateral removal of
Amphetamines are central nervous system stimulants used medically to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that are
Anastasi, Anne, 1908-2001
Anne Anastasi obtained her BA from Barnard College in 1928 and her PhD from Columbia University in 1930 at the age of 21. Influenced by H. L.
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Andreas-Salomé, Lou, 1861-1937
Russian, b: 12 February 1861, St Petersburg, d: 5 February 1937, Göttingen, Germany. Cat: Nietzschean; philosopher of love, sexuality and woman;
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An aneurysm is defined as a localized, pathological, blood-filled dilatation of a blood vessel caused by a disease or weakening of the vessel’s wall.