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psychostimulant

Known as: psychostimulants 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE The authors examined the effect of psychostimulants on brain activity in children and adolescents with ADHD performing… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Psychostimulants are a broadly defined class of drugs that stimulate the central and peripheral nervous systems as their primary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Drugs of abuse, such as psychostimulants and opiates, are generally considered as exerting their locomotor and rewarding effects… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The mechanism by which psychostimulants act as calming agents in humans with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE This study assessed whether brain dopamine D2 receptor levels, which show significant intersubject variability, predict… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Increases in dopamine concentration in limbic brain regions have been postulated to underlie the reinforcing effects of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The study compared treatment programs with EEG biofeedback or stimulants as their primary components. An EEG group (EEG) was… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Progress has been made over the last 10 years in determining the neural mechanisms of sensitization induced by amphetamine-like… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Clinical observations show that there is considerable individual variability in the response to the addictive properties of drugs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Rats when forced to swim in a cylinder from which they cannot escape will, after an initial period of vigorous activity, adopt a… Expand
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