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The effects of nicotine replacement on cognitive brain activity during smoking withdrawal studied with simultaneous fMRI/EEG.

Abstract:

Impaired attention ('difficulty concentrating') is a cognitive symptom of nicotine withdrawal that may be an important contributor to smoking relapse. However, the neurobiological basis of this effect and the potentially beneficial effects of nicotine replacement therapy both remain unclear. We used functional MRI with simultaneous electroencephalogram (EEG) recording to define brain activity correlates of cognitive impairment with short-term smoking cessation in habitual smokers and the effe...

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10.1038/npp.2011.53

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Beaver, JD More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Durcan, MJ More by this author
Bannon, LC More by this author
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Journal:
Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Volume:
36
Issue:
9
Pages:
1792-1800
Publication date:
2011-08-05
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EISSN:
1740-634X
ISSN:
0893-133X
URN:
uuid:9c6abcb4-4535-4bce-9ff3-751df6e3fac7
Source identifiers:
386096
Local pid:
pubs:386096

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