Increased impulsivity in rats as a result of repeated cycles of alcohol intoxication and abstinence.

Abstract

Impulsivity is a risk factor for alcoholism, and long-term alcohol exposure may further impair impulse control in a manner that propels problematic alcohol use. The present study employed the rat 5-choice serial reaction time task (5-CSRTT) to measure behavioral inhibition and attentional capacity during abstinence from repeated 5-day cycles of alcohol… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/adb.12119

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