A Computerized Stroop Test for the Evaluation of Psychotropic Drugs in Healthy Participants

@inproceedings{Pilli2013ACS,
  title={A Computerized Stroop Test for the Evaluation of Psychotropic Drugs in Healthy Participants},
  author={Raveendranadh Pilli and M. G. G. Naidu and Usha Rani Pingali and Jagdish Chandra Shobha and Akhila Reddy},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychological medicine},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND The Stroop paradigm evaluates susceptibility to interference and is sensitive to dysfunction in frontal lobes and drug effects. The aim of the present study was to establish a simple and reliable computerized version of Stroop color-word test, which can be used for screening of various psychotropic drugs. MATERIALS AND METHODS The standardized method was followed in all cases, by recording the reaction time (RT) in msec in 24 healthy participants using computerized version of… CONTINUE READING