Gambling when sleep deprived: don't bet on stimulants.

@article{Killgore2012GamblingWS,
  title={Gambling when sleep deprived: don't bet on stimulants.},
  author={William D. S. Killgore and Nancy L Grugle and Thomas J. Balkin},
  journal={Chronobiology international},
  year={2012},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={43-54}
}
Recent evidence suggests that sleep deprivation leads to suboptimal decision-making on the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT), a pattern that appears to be unaffected by moderate doses of caffeine. It is not known whether impaired decision-making could be reversed by higher doses of caffeine or by other stimulant countermeasures, such as dextroamphetamine or modafinil. Fifty-four diurnally active healthy subjects completed alternate versions of the IGT at rested baseline, at 23 and 46 h awake, and… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 9 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
20 Citations
49 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 49 references

Descartes’ error: emotion, reason and the human brain

  • AR Damasio
  • New York: Grosset/Putnam,
  • 1994
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…