The psychobehavioral effects of caffeine on humans is analyzed in this book from an experimental approach.
Caffeine and Behavior: Current Views and Research Trends is unique in its emphasis on empirical research and its inclusion of articles concerning the addictive potential of caffeine.
Topics covered include addiction, neurotransmission in the brain, brain energy, blood flow, motor stimulation, stress, fatigue, and anxiety.
This volume is useful to those in the fields of pharmacology, neuropharmacology, psychopharmacology, psychiatry and experimental clinical psychology.
Table of Contents
The Role of Adenosine Receptors in the Central Action of Caffeine-John W. Daly, Dan Shi, Olga Nikodijeyic, and Kenneth A. Jacobson
Caffeine in the Modulation of Brain Function-David A. Johnson, Devon E. McVey, and J. Patrick Myers
Cerebral Energy Metabolism and Blood Flow: Useful Tools for the Understanding of the Behavioral Effects of Caffeine-Astrid Nehlig
Caffeine Effects on Locomotor and Reward Behavior--Ernest N. Damianopoulos, and Robert J. Carey
Behavioral Effects of Caffeine Coadministered With Nicotine, Benzodiazepines and Alcohol-Jason M. White
Caffeine and Arousal: A Biobehavioral Theory of Physiological, Behavioral, and Emotional Effects-Barry D. Smith, Kenneth Tola, and Mark Mann
Is Caffeine a Drug of Dependence? Criteria and Comparisons-Stephen J. Heishman, and Jack E. Henningfield
Caffeine Withdrawal-Malcolm H. Lader
Caffeine, Caffeine Withdrawal and Performance Efficiency-Andrew Smith
The Association of Anxiety, Depression, and Headache With Caffeine Use-David M. Warburton,
Caffeine, Impulsivity, and Performance-Uma Gupta, and B. S. Gupta
Behavioral Effects of Caffeine: The Role of Drug-Related Expectancies-Mark T. Fillmore
Caffeine and Cognitive Performance: Effects on Mood or Mental Processing?-Jennifer Rusted
Caffeine and Attention-Odin Van der Stelt
Caffeine and Fatigue-Jan Snel, and Monicque M. Lorist
The Subjective Effects of Caffeine: Bridging the Gap Between Animal and Human Research-David V. Gauvin, and Frank A. Holloway
Overview-B. S. Gupta