Event-related brain potentials in intoxicated and detoxified alcoholics during visuospatial learning

Event-related potentials and visuospatial learning performance were examined to understand the effects of chronic alcohol use on complex information processing. A total of 18 alcoholic male in-patients in an alcohol treatment program served as participants. Nine persons were seen at time of admission to the program while intoxicated (mean BAC=18.0 mg/dl… CONTINUE READING