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1 The literature relating to the effects of benzodiazepines on psychomotor performance is critically reviewed. 2 The multiple and diverse psychomotor tests used are assessed according to their ability to demonstrate differences between drugs. 3 Three general conclusions are: (1) The speed with which simple acts of a repetitive nature are performed may be(More)
Acute marijuana effects on associative processes involved in long-term memory retrieval were studied. Results were partially consistent with expectations based on previous subjective reports that marijuana promotes more uncommon associations. Marijuana altered responses when people gave as many examples of a specified category (e.g., CLOTHING) as they could(More)
Ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) is a common cause of acute kidney injury (AKI) and is characterized by widespread tubular and microvascular damage. The tumor suppressor p53 is upregulated after IRI and contributes to renal injury in part by promoting apoptosis. Acute, short-term inhibition of p53 with pifithrin-alpha conveys significant protection after(More)