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Decision Making, Affect, and LearningAttention and Performance XXIII$
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Mauricio R. Delgado, Elizabeth A. Phelps, and Trevor W. Robbins

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199600434

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600434.001.0001

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Investigating the role of the noradrenergic system in human cognition

Investigating the role of the noradrenergic system in human cognition

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(p.367) Chapter 17 Investigating the role of the noradrenergic system in human cognition
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Decision Making, Affect, and Learning
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Sander Nieuwenhuis

Marieke Jepma

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600434.003.0017

This chapter discusses recent progress made in the development and validation of non-invasive measures and methods for investigating noradrenergic function in humans. These methods include functional imaging, scalp electrophysiology, the application of computational models of the monkey noradrenergic system to the study of human attention phenomena, pupillometry, and psychopharmacology. This methodological progress has opened up new opportunities for testing predictions and further development of theories of noradrenergic function.

Keywords:   noradrenergic function, functional imaging, scalp electrophysiology, computational models, attention, pupillometry, psychopharmacology

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