Psychosocial stress enhances non-drug-related positive memory retrieval in male abstinent heroin addicts.

@article{Zhao2010PsychosocialSE,
  title={Psychosocial stress enhances non-drug-related positive memory retrieval in male abstinent heroin addicts.},
  author={Li-yan Zhao and Jie Shi and Xiaoli Zhang and Lin Lu},
  journal={Neuroscience letters},
  year={2010},
  volume={485 1},
  pages={16-20}
}
Stress exposure in addicted individuals is known to provoke drug craving, presumably through a memory-like process, but less is known about the effects of stress on non-drug-related affective memory retrieval per se in such individuals, which is likely to provide important insights into therapy for relapse. In present study, we explored the effect of stress… CONTINUE READING