Application of functional neuroimaging to examination of nicotine dependence

Sean P. David, Lawrence H. Sweet, Ronald A. Cohen, James MacKillop, Richard C. Mulligan, Raymond Niaura

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Functional neuroimaging approaches have advanced the field of nicotine and tobacco research by making it possible to study neurobiological mechanisms associated with behaviors predictive of nicotine dependence severity and smoking cessation. This chapter provides a review of the state of the science intended to provide an introductory guide to investigators interested in the design and conduct of future studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBrain Imaging in Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Neuroscience
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages29
ISBN (Print)9781441963710
StatePublished - 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Psychology


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