The relationship of N2 and P3 to inhibitory processing of social drinkers in a Go/NoGo task.

@article{Oddy2009TheRO,
  title={The relationship of N2 and P3 to inhibitory processing of social drinkers in a Go/NoGo task.},
  author={Bruce William Oddy and Robert J Barry},
  journal={International journal of psychophysiology : official journal of the International Organization of Psychophysiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={72 3},
  pages={323-30}
}
The aim of this study was to investigate links between the N2 and P3 NoGo ERP components in a visual Go/NoGo paradigm and inhibition in social drinkers. Forty participants were divided into three groups on the basis of their level of alcohol consumption, with two extreme groups, Light and Heavy, each with 13 subjects, selected for investigation. While impaired control over drinking was found in the Heavy group, there were no group differences in anxiety, depression, or locus of control. The Go… CONTINUE READING