Acute autonomic nervous system effects of caffeine in prepubertal boys

Abstract

The effects of caffeine on autonomic activity were tested in 19 normal prepubertal boys. Subjects received placebo, 3 mg/kg, and 10 mg/kg caffeine in a random order (double blind) before three test sessions 48 h apart. Skin conductance (SC), heart rate (HR), and skin temperature (ST) were recorded during a rest period, a series of nonsignal tones, and a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00690924

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@article{Zahn1987AcuteAN, title={Acute autonomic nervous system effects of caffeine in prepubertal boys}, author={Theodore P. Zahn and Judith L. Rapoport}, journal={Psychopharmacology}, year={1987}, volume={91}, pages={40-44} }