Effects of modafinil on non-verbal cognition, task enjoyment and creative thinking in healthy volunteers

@inproceedings{Mueller2013EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of modafinil on non-verbal cognition, task enjoyment and creative thinking in healthy volunteers},
  author={Ulrich Mueller and James B. Rowe and Timothy Rittman and Clive J Lewis and T. W. Robbins and B. J. Sahakian},
  booktitle={Neuropharmacology},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Modafinil, a putative cognitive enhancing drug, has previously been shown to improve performance of healthy volunteers as well as patients with attention deficit disorder and schizophrenia, mainly in tests of executive functions. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of modafinil on non-verbal cognitive functions in healthy volunteers, with a particular focus on variations of cognitive load, measures of motivational factors and the effects on creative problem-solving… CONTINUE READING