The impact of cognitive impairment and impulsivity on relapse of alcohol-dependent patients: implications for psychotherapeutic treatment.

@article{Czapla2016TheIO,
  title={The impact of cognitive impairment and impulsivity on relapse of alcohol-dependent patients: implications for psychotherapeutic treatment.},
  author={Marta Czapla and Joe J. Simon and Barbara Richter and Matthias Kluge and Hans-Christoph Friederich and Stephan Herpertz and Karl F. Mann and Sabine C. Herpertz and Sabine Loeber},
  journal={Addiction biology},
  year={2016},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          873-84
        }
}
Recent models of the development of addiction propose a transition from a pleasure-driven to a heavily automatized behaviour, marked by a loss of cognitive control. This study investigated the deficits in different components of cognitive functions including behavioural inhibition in response to alcohol-related stimuli in alcohol-dependent patients (ADP) and healthy controls (HC). The aims of the study were to identify which particular cognitive functions are impaired in ADP. Furthermore, we… CONTINUE READING
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