Caffeine and Behavior: Current Views & Research Trends: Current Views and Research Trends, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Caffeine and Behavior: Current Views & Research Trends

Current Views and Research Trends, 1st Edition

Edited by B.S. Gupta, Uma Gupta

CRC Press

312 pages

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Hardback: 9780849311666
pub: 1999-05-20
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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


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience