Sökning: "nicotine dependence"

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  1. 1. Active immunization against nicotine dependence

    Författare :Sabina De Villiers; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Tobacco smoking is the largest preventable cause of morbidity and premature mortality in the world. Although its medical consequences are well documented, 20-45% of the adult population in the European countries remains tobacco smokers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Novel pharmacological treatment alternatives for nicotine dependence

    Författare :Nina Lindblom; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Nicotine; dependence; withdrawal; reinstatement; smoking; active immunisation; immunoconjugate; vaccine; dopamine stabiliser; - -DS121; dopamine; nucleus accumbens; intra cranial selfstimulation;

    Sammanfattning : Smoking has been identified as the single largest preventable cause of morbidity and premature death in the developed world. Despite the well known health risks associated with smoking the number of smokers are still rising globally. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Nicotine sensitization and loss of inhibitory control. Role of serotonin

    Författare :Peter Olausson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nicotine; Amphetamine; Locomotor activity; Inhibitory control; Dopamine; Serotonin; Sensitization; Nucleus accumbens; Elevated plus-maze;

    Sammanfattning : Drug dependence is a devastating disorder present in all parts of the world. It is manifested by craving and a general loss of control over the drug intake and the life situation, ultimately leading to compulsive use of the addictive drug at the expense of normal behavioral patterns. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Tobacco smoking, nicotine dependence and smoking cessation

    Författare :Karl-Olov Fagerström; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. Anabolic Androgenic Steroids and the Brain : Studies of Neurochemical and Behavioural Changes Using an Animal Model

    Författare :Pia Steensland; Christina Gianoulakis; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pharmaceutical biosciences; Anabolic Androgenic Steroids AAS ; aggression; alcohol intake; defensive behaviours; dependence; opioid peptides; Farmaceutisk biovetenskap; Biopharmacy; Biofarmaci; biologisk beroendeforskning; Biological Research on Drug Dependence;

    Sammanfattning : A new group of anabolic androgenic steroid (AAS) users has developed during the last two decades. This group consists primarily of young men interested in improving their physical appearance. Within this group, AAS are sometimes used together with other illicit drugs, alcohol and nicotine. LÄS MER