Accession Number:

AD0643022

Title:

DRUG EFFECTS UPON COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE UNDER STRESS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH STATE COLLEGE PA DIV OF PSYCHOBIOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

166.0

Abstract:

Three experiments were conducted to test an hypothesis concerning drug enhancement of performance under task-induced stress. Cognitive abilities subjected to examination were highly paced short-term memory and simple arithmetic skill. Changes in mood state, judgment of performance and perception of time passage completed the behavioral characteristics assessed.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE