Bolus isoproterenol infusions provide a reliable method for assessing interoceptive awareness.


Interoception, defined as the perception of internal body states, plays a central role in classic and contemporary theories of emotion. In particular, deviations from baseline body states have been hypothesized to be integral to the experience of emotion and feeling. Consequently, reliable measurement of interoception is critical to the testing of emotion… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2008.08.010