Avoidance acquisition and CNS stimulants

  • A. S. Kulkarni
  • Published 1972 in Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology


Using avoidance behavior in a Skinner box, acquisition was measured in naive rats after the administration of various CNS stimulants. Discrimination between two bars (response on one avoided the shock, the other was ineffective) and the discrimination between avoidance response and intertrial response were measured by comparing response ratios. A change in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00499673

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