"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.
Chronic food restriction enhances dopamine-mediated intracranial self-stimulation. Neuroreport. 2021 09 08; 32(13):1128-1133.
Delay-tuned combination-sensitive neurons in the auditory cortex of the vocalizing mustached bat. J Neurophysiol. 1988 Feb; 59(2):623-35.
Facilitation of self-stimulation in rats by methadone. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 1980 Dec; 13(6):919-24.