Arousal

Known as: Arousals 
Cortical vigilance or readiness of tone, presumed to be in response to sensory stimulation via the reticular activating system.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pupil diameter was monitored during picture viewing to assess effects of hedonic valence and emotional arousal on pupillary… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Prior investigations have demonstrated that emotional information is often better remembered than neutral information, but they… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mammals respond to reduced food availability by becoming more wakeful and active, yet the central pathways regulating arousal and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Emotionally arousing picture stimuli evoked scalp-recorded event-related potentials. A late, slow positive voltage change was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The localization of orexin neuropeptides in the lateral hypothalamus has focused interest on their role in ingestion. The… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Neuroscience is witnessing growing interest in understanding brain mechanisms of memory formation for emotionally arousing events… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Functional activity in the visual cortex was assessed using functional magnetic resonance imaging technology while participants… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Thalamocortical activity exhibits two distinct states: (a) synchronized rhythmic activity in the form of delta, spindle, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The Self-Assessment Manikin (SAM) is a non-verbal pictorial assessment technique that directly measures the pleasure, arousal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Incidental memory performance for pictures that varied along the affective dimensions of pleasantness and arousal was assessed… (More)
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