Money on my mind: reward induces differential neurocognitive strategies during a sustained attention task.

@article{Esterman2015MoneyOM,
  title={Money on my mind: reward induces differential neurocognitive strategies during a sustained attention task.},
  author={Michael Esterman and Kathryn Russo and Guanyu Liu and Francesca C. Fortenbaugh and Joseph M. DeGutis},
  journal={Journal of vision},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={563}
}
Reward and motivation have powerful effects on cognition and brain activity, but less is known about how they impact sustained attention and the neural mechanisms supporting accurate performance over time. Using a sensitive measure of sustained attention, the gradual onset continuous performance task (gradCPT), we recently showed that multiple types of… CONTINUE READING