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Impulsivity and rapid decision-making for reward.

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Impulsivity is a feature of many brain disorders. Although often defined as the predisposition to act with an inadequate degree of deliberation, forethought, or control, it has proven difficult to measure. This may in part be due to the fact that it is a multifaceted construct, with impulsive decisions potentially arising as a result of a number of underlying mechanisms. Indeed, a "functional" degree of impulsivity may even promote effective behavior in healthy participants in a way that can ...

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10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00153

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Journal:
Frontiers in psychology
Volume:
3
Issue:
MAY
Pages:
153
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1664-1078
Source identifiers:
334830
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:334830
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uuid:c4c47448-f250-4c22-848e-f76c113a7308
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pubs:334830
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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