The association between cue-reactivity in the precuneus and level of dependence on nicotine and alcohol.

@article{Courtney2014TheAB,
  title={The association between cue-reactivity in the precuneus and level of dependence on nicotine and alcohol.},
  author={Kelly E. Courtney and Dara Ghahremani and Edythe D. London and Lara A Ray},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2014},
  volume={141},
  pages={21-6}
}
BACKGROUND Given numerous reports implicating involvement of the precuneus in cue-reactivity paradigms, the goal of this investigation was to examine the relationship between activation of the precuneus in response to drug cues and measures of subjective craving and severity of dependence in volunteers who were comorbid for alcohol and nicotine abuse. METHODS Forty research participants, who all reported heavy drinking and daily smoking, were recruited (15 women; 70% Caucasian; mean age=31.2… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 45 references

Manual for the Beck Depression Inventory-II

  • A. T. Beck, R. A. Steer, G. Brown
  • Psychological Corporation,
  • 1996
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…