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Dopamine and reward hypersensitivity in Parkinson's disease with impulse control disorder

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Impulse control disorders in Parkinson's disease are common neuropsychiatric complications associated with dopamine replacement therapy. Some patients treated with dopamine agonists develop pathological behaviours, such as gambling, compulsive eating, shopping, or disinhibited sexual behaviours, which can have a severe impact on their lives and that of their families. In this study we investigated whether hypersensitivity to reward might contribute to these pathological behaviours and how thi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/brain/awaa198

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Brain Journal website
Volume:
143
Issue:
8
Pages:
2502-2518
Place of publication:
England
Publication date:
2020-08-06
Acceptance date:
2020-04-27
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EISSN:
1460-2156
ISSN:
0006-8950
Pmid:
32761061
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1124642
Local pid:
pubs:1124642
Deposit date:
2020-12-09

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