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Anti-Anxiety Agents

Known as: Anti Anxiety Agents, Anti Anxiety Drugs, ANXIOLYTICS 
Agents that alleviate ANXIETY, tension, and ANXIETY DISORDERS, promote sedation, and have a calming effect without affecting clarity of consciousness… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • R. Lister
  • Psychopharmacology
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 3329866
To investigate whether an elevated plus-maze consisting of two open and two closed arms could be used as a model of anxiety in… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The open field is a very popular animal model of anxiety-like behavior. An overview of the literature on the action elicited by… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The presence of social support has been associated with decreased stress responsiveness. Recent animal studies suggest… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • P. Salmon
  • Clinical psychology review
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 33931389
Until recently, claims for the psychological benefits of physical exercise have tended to precede supportive evidence. Acutely… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The mothers of infant rats show individual differences in the frequency of licking/grooming and arched-back nursing (LG-ABN) of… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
  • S. Hogg
  • Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 7390888
Despite or possibly by virtue of the fact that it is one of the most commonly used animal models of anxiety the Elevated Plus… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The current studies further investigated the effects, in animal models of anxiety, of novel putative anxiolytic and anxiogenic… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A novel test for the selective identification of anxiolytic and anxiogenic drug effects in the rat is described, using an… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A simple system is described to analyze the possibility that increased exploratory behavior is an index for the anxiolytic… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
  • D. Fowles
  • Psychophysiology
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 34218088
Gray's two-factor learning theory postulates a behavioral activation system (BAS), a behavioral inhibition system (BIS), and a… Expand