Selective processing of smoking-related cues in current smokers, ex-smokers and never-smokers on the modified Stroop task.

The aim of this study was to investigate selective processing biases towards smoking-related stimuli in relation to acute abstinence and smoking history. Differences in the processing of smoking-related and control cues in current smokers, ex-smokers and never-smokers on the modified Stroop task were investigated, with smokers randomized to either abstain… (More)