"Self Stimulation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Stimulation of the brain, which is self-administered. The stimulation may result in negative or positive reinforcement.
- Self Stimulation
- Self Stimulations
- Stimulation, Self
- Stimulations, Self
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Self Stimulation" by people in Profiles.
Glover EJ, Starr EM, Chao Y, Jhou TC, Chandler LJ. Inhibition of the rostromedial tegmental nucleus reverses alcohol withdrawal-induced anxiety-like behavior. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 10; 44(11):1896-1905.
Conway SM, Puttick D, Russell S, Potter D, Roitman MF, Chartoff EH. Females are less sensitive than males to the motivational- and dopamine-suppressing effects of kappa opioid receptor activation. Neuropharmacology. 2019 03 01; 146:231-241.
Chartoff EH, Ebner SR, Sparrow A, Potter D, Baker PM, Ragozzino ME, Roitman MF. Relative Timing Between Kappa Opioid Receptor Activation and Cocaine Determines the Impact on Reward and Dopamine Release. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2016 Mar; 41(4):989-1002.
Burgess ML, Davis JM, Borg TK, Wilson SP, Burgess WA, Buggy J. Exercise training alters cardiovascular and hormonal responses to intracranial self-stimulation. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1993 Aug; 75(2):863-9.
Burgess ML, Davis JM, Wilson SP, Borg TK, Burgess WA, Buggy J. Effects of intracranial self-stimulation on selected physiological variables in rats. Am J Physiol. 1993 Jan; 264(1 Pt 2):R149-55.
Burgess ML, Davis JM, Borg TK, Buggy J. Intracranial self-stimulation motivates treadmill running in rats. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1991 Oct; 71(4):1593-7.
Garner RP, Terracio L, Borg TK, Buggy J. Intracranial self-stimulation motivates weight-lifting exercise in rats. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1991 Oct; 71(4):1627-31.