avoidance

Known as: avoidances 
The act of staying away from people, places, and thoughts that may cause anxiety, pain, or unpleasant feelings. Some types of cancer-related… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a psychiatric condition that typically manifests in compulsive urges to perform… (More)
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2014
2014
Approach action tendencies toward positive stimuli and avoidance tendencies from negative stimuli are widely seen to foster… (More)
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2013
2013
Oxytocin attenuates responses to stress and threat (e.g., by fostering social approach in animals), but direct investigations of… (More)
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2013
2013
Human social motivation is characterized by the pursuit of social reward and the avoidance of social punishment. The ventral… (More)
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2013
2013
The ability to reweight visual and proprioceptive information is critical for maintaining postural stability in a dynamic… (More)
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2013
2013
Many forms of human psychopathology are characterized by sustained negative emotional responses to threat and chronic behavioral… (More)
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2008
2008
The orientation of plant root growth is modulated by developmental as well as environmental cues. Among the environmental factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We hypothesized that estradiol (E2) serves as a neurotrophomodulatory substance for basal forebrain cholinergic neurons thought… (More)
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1989
1989
The relationship of mutilation fear and fainting was examined in 204 students, (103 fainters and 101 non-fainters) by… (More)
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Review
1986
Review
1986
I NTRODUCTIO N… (More)
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