Journal article icon

Journal article

Benzodiazepines and discrimination behaviour: dissociation of response and sensory factors.

Abstract:

Ten London pigeons were trained on a schedule which allowed concurrent measurement of motor and exteroceptive sensory changes. The task involved a conditional colour discrimination contingent upon the completion of a fixed interval schedule of responding. As a preliminary pharmacological study the effects of the benzodiazepines, chlordiazepoxide and flurazepam were investigated. Both drugs enhanced perseverative responding (after completion of the FI), and to a variable degree responding duri...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1007/bf00439109

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Psychopharmacology
Volume:
52
Issue:
2
Pages:
191-194
Publication date:
1977-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1432-2072
ISSN:
0033-3158
Source identifiers:
4256
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:4256
UUID:
uuid:04e656dc-97e0-40e7-ba77-d38ac3af28f8
Local pid:
pubs:4256
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP