Translations:Nicotine therapeutic benefits/90/en
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- Nicotine improves sustained attention and reduces distractor interference, promoting cognitive stability. Nicotine enhances response times without differential impact on task switching or distraction.
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- Citation: Stefan Ahrens, Christiane M. Thiel, Effects of Nicotine on Task Switching and Distraction in Non-smokers. An fMRI Study, Neuroscience, Volume 444, 2020, Pages 43-53, ISSN 0306-4522, doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2020.07.029.
- Acknowledgements: This work was supported by a grant from the German Research Foundation DFG TH766/8-1.
- Key words: nicotine, cholinergic, cognitive control, distraction, task switching, neuroimaging