Foreword. Gender differences in neuroimaging. Women, stress, and depression: sex differences in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis regulation. Modulation of anxiety by reproductive hormones. Hormone replacement and oral contraceptive therapy: do they induce or treat mood symptoms? Modulation of monoamine neurotransmitters by estrogen: clinical implications. Afterword. Index.
Ellen Leibenluft, M.D., is Chief of the Unit on Affective Disorders, Pediatric and Developmental Neuropsychiatry, at the National Institute of Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland.