Angela S Attwood

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption and alcohol expectancy on the categorisation of perceptual cues of emotional expression
    Angela S Attwood
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 204:327-34. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Effects of acute alcohol consumption and processing of emotion in faces: Implications for understanding alcohol-related aggression
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Bristol, UK School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 28:719-32. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Effects of 7.5% carbon dioxide (CO2) inhalation and ethnicity on face memory
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, University of Bristol, United Kingdom School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Physiol Behav 147:97-101. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Effects of 7.5% carbon dioxide inhalation on anxiety and mood in cigarette smokers
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Nottingham, UK School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 28:763-72. 2014
  5. pmc Effects of varenicline and cognitive bias modification on neural response to smoking-related cues: study protocol for a randomized controlled study
    Angela S Attwood
    Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Trials 15:391. 2014
  6. pmc Glass shape influences consumption rate for alcoholic beverages
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e43007. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Effects of acute nicotine and alcohol on the rating of attractiveness in social smokers and alcohol drinkers
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:43-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Caffeinated alcohol beverages: a public health concern
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:370-1. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effects of caffeine on alcohol-related changes in behavioural control and perceived intoxication in light caffeine consumers
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol, BS8 1TU, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 221:551-60. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol on disinhibition towards alcohol-related cues
    Sally Adams
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:137-42. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption and alcohol expectancy on the categorisation of perceptual cues of emotional expression
    Angela S Attwood
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 204:327-34. 2009
    ..One mechanism by which alcohol consumption may increase aggressive behaviour is via alterations in the processing of emotional facial cues...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of acute alcohol consumption and processing of emotion in faces: Implications for understanding alcohol-related aggression
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Bristol, UK School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 28:719-32. 2014
    ..Further research is needed and we outline a research agenda to address gaps in the literature. ..
  3. doi request reprint Effects of 7.5% carbon dioxide (CO2) inhalation and ethnicity on face memory
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, University of Bristol, United Kingdom School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Physiol Behav 147:97-101. 2015
    ..This has substantial implications for eyewitness memory situations, and suggests that efforts should be made to attenuate the anxiety in these situations in order to improve the validity of identification. ..
  4. doi request reprint Effects of 7.5% carbon dioxide inhalation on anxiety and mood in cigarette smokers
    Angela S Attwood
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Nottingham, UK School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 28:763-72. 2014
    ..The findings suggested that both acute smoking and acute abstinence may protect against anxious responding. Further investigation is needed in long-term heavy smokers. ..
  5. pmc Effects of varenicline and cognitive bias modification on neural response to smoking-related cues: study protocol for a randomized controlled study
    Angela S Attwood
    Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Trials 15:391. 2014
    ..Here we present a protocol for an investigation of the neural effects of CBM and varenicline in non-quitting daily smokers...
  6. pmc Glass shape influences consumption rate for alcoholic beverages
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e43007. 2012
    ..Alcohol consumption has been shown to be sensitive to factors such as price and availability. The aim of this study was to explore the influence of glass shape on the rate of consumption of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of acute nicotine and alcohol on the rating of attractiveness in social smokers and alcohol drinkers
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:43-8. 2012
    ..This study examined whether there was an additive effect of nicotine and alcohol on perceived attractiveness of social and environmental stimuli...
  8. doi request reprint Caffeinated alcohol beverages: a public health concern
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:370-1. 2012
    ..Wider dissemination of the risks might help balance marketing strategies that over-emphasize putative positive effects...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of caffeine on alcohol-related changes in behavioural control and perceived intoxication in light caffeine consumers
    Angela S Attwood
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol, BS8 1TU, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 221:551-60. 2012
    ..In addition, studies have often omitted subjective measures, and none have directly assessed the role of caffeine consumer history...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of alcohol on disinhibition towards alcohol-related cues
    Sally Adams
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:137-42. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Effects of acute alcohol consumption on alcohol-related cognitive biases in light and heavy drinkers are task-dependent
    Sally Adams
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 26:245-53. 2012
    ..These data indicate that the cognitive processes assayed by the visual probe and Stroop tasks may not be mediated by a common underlying mechanism...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of acute alcohol consumption on the perception of eye gaze direction
    Ian S Penton-Voak
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 26:254-61. 2012
    ..Our data indicate that alcohol consumption influences gaze perception, but that these effects vary across sex of both stimulus and rater. These effects may have important implications for alcohol-related violence...
  13. doi request reprint Methodological considerations in cognitive bias research: the next steps
    Alia F Ataya
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:191-2. 2012
    ..However, some tasks may still be inherently less reliable than others. Ultimately, this debate should be framed within the wider debate on the validity of laboratory models and methods used to assess real-world phenomena...
  14. doi request reprint Internal reliability of measures of substance-related cognitive bias
    Alia F Ataya
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 121:148-51. 2012
    ..We examined the internal reliability of the visual probe and modified Stroop tasks...
  15. pmc Effects of first exposure to plain cigarette packaging on smoking behaviour and attitudes: a randomised controlled study
    Olivia M Maynard
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU at the University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 15:240. 2015
    ..We ran a randomised controlled trial to investigate the impact of plain packaging on smoking behaviour and attitudes...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of first exposure to plain cigarette packaging on smoking behaviour and attitudes: a randomised controlled study
    Olivia M Maynard
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU at the University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 15:1586. 2015
    ..We ran a randomised controlled trial to investigate the impact of plain packaging on smoking behaviour and attitudes...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of acute nicotine administration on ratings of attractiveness of facial cues
    Angela S Attwood
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:44-8. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Acute anxiety impairs accuracy in identifying photographed faces
    Angela S Attwood
    University of Bristol, UK
    Psychol Sci 24:1591-4. 2013
    ..Problems with the accuracy of facial identification are not resolved even when viewers are presented with a good photographic image of a face, and identification inaccuracy may be heightened when viewers are experiencing acute anxiety. ..
  19. doi request reprint Attentional bias training and cue reactivity in cigarette smokers
    Angela S Attwood
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Addiction 103:1875-82. 2008
    ..We also sought to determine whether changes in attentional bias were associated with changes in subsequent craving and cue reactivity...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of acute alcohol consumption on ratings of attractiveness of facial stimuli: evidence of long-term encoding
    Lycia L C Parker
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 43:636-40. 2008
    ..Despite this, there are no experimental data that investigate this possibility. We therefore explored the relationship between acute alcohol consumption and ratings of attractiveness of facial stimuli...
  21. pmc Neuregulin 1 genotype and schizophrenia
    Marcus R Munafo
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Schizophr Bull 34:9-12. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint Association of Alcohol Consumption with Perception of Attractiveness in a Naturalistic Environment
    Olivia M Maynard
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 51:142-7. 2016
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  23. pmc Increased facial attractiveness following moderate, but not high, alcohol consumption
    Jana Van Den Abbeele
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 50:296-301. 2015
    ..We explored whether alcohol consumption leads to the consumer being rated as more attractive than sober individuals...
  24. pmc Plain packaging of cigarettes and smoking behavior: study protocol for a randomized controlled study
    Olivia M Maynard
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK
    Trials 15:252. 2014
    ..Here we describe the protocol of a randomized controlled trial investigating the effect of the plain packaging of cigarettes on smoking behavior in a real-world setting...
  25. doi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and trait anxiety are associated with response to 7.5% carbon dioxide challenge
    Meg E Fluharty
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit IEU at the University of Bristol, Bristol, UK UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 30:182-7. 2016
    ..This suggests that anxiety-prone individuals not only respond more strongly to the 7.5% CO2 challenge, but also to medical air. Implications for the design and conduct of 7.5% CO2 challenge studies are discussed. ..