Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Dopamine Handbook$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Leslie Iversen, Susan Iversen, Stephen Dunnett, and Anders Bjorklund

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780195373035

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: February 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373035.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 23 May 2019

Imaging Dopamine’s Role in Drug Abuse and Addiction

Imaging Dopamine’s Role in Drug Abuse and Addiction

Chapter:
(p.407) 8.3 Imaging Dopamine’s Role in Drug Abuse and Addiction
Source:
Dopamine Handbook
Author(s):

Nora D. Volkow

Joanna S. Fowler

Gene-Jack Wang

Frank Telang

Ruben Baler

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373035.003.0028

This chapter begins with a discussion of the relationship between acute dopamine (DA) increases in the human brain and drug reinforcement. It then covers the long-term effects of drugs of abuse on DA in the human brain, and treatment implications.

Keywords:   dopamine, drug reinforcement, drug abuse, addiction

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .