Attentional Bias

Known as: Bias, Attentional, Attentional Biases, Attention, Biased 
An increased focus or awareness of certain stimuli over others, which influence behavior.
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2014
2014
Biases of emotional attention (AB) are believed to be central to human (mal)adaptation and multiple forms of psychopathology. Yet… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES An attentional bias for negative information plays an important role in the development and maintenance… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The attention-grabbing properties of drugs to drug-using individuals have been well documented and recent research has… (More)
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2007
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2007
AIMS To examine whether alcohol-related attentional bias (AB) can be reduced by training heavy drinkers to attend to soft drinks… (More)
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2006
2006
The time course of attentional biases for spider stimuli was assessed in two groups of individuals with high or low levels of… (More)
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2004
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2004
Previous research has shown attentional bias toward alcohol-related stimuli in non-dependent social drinkers. The aim of this… (More)
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2004
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2004
Research investigating anxiety-related attentional bias for emotional information in anxious and nonanxious children has been… (More)
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2001
2001
The emotional Stroop task was used to examine the influence of opportunity to smoke on attentional bias to smoking-related… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVES Recent cognitive theories propose that attentional biases cause or maintain anxiety disorders. This study had several… (More)
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1998
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1998
The literature on personality traits and defense mechanisms suggests individual differences in two self-favoring tendencies… (More)
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