Andrew C Parrott

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Explaining the stress-inducing effects of nicotine to cigarette smokers
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:150-5. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint MDMA (3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine) or ecstasy: the neuropsychobiological implications of taking it at dances and raves
    A C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Neuropsychobiology 50:329-35. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Nicotine psychobiology: how chronic-dose prospective studies can illuminate some of the theoretical issues from acute-dose research
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 184:567-76. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint MDMA, serotonergic neurotoxicity, and the diverse functional deficits of recreational 'Ecstasy' users
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, South Wales, United Kingdom Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1466-84. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Human psychobiology of MDMA or 'Ecstasy': an overview of 25 years of empirical research
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, Swansea, South Wales, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 28:289-307. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Heightened stress and depression follow cigarette smoking
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, Great Britain
    Psychol Rep 94:33-4. 2004
  7. pmc MDMA and 5-HT neurotoxicity: the empirical evidence for its adverse effects in humans - no need for translation
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Br J Pharmacol 166:1518-20; discussion 1521-2. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other psychiatric symptoms in recreational polydrug users
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:209-16. 2012
  9. pmc Procedural and declarative memory task performance, and the memory consolidation function of sleep, in recent and abstinent ecstasy/MDMA users
    Mark Blagrove
    Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 25:465-77. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased intensity of Ecstasy and polydrug usage in the more experienced recreational Ecstasy/MDMA users: a WWW study
    Andrew B Scholey
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, Psychology Division, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST, UK
    Addict Behav 29:743-52. 2004

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Explaining the stress-inducing effects of nicotine to cigarette smokers
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:150-5. 2012
    ..To explain how nicotine dependency causes mood fluctuation and increases daily stress...
  2. ncbi request reprint MDMA (3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine) or ecstasy: the neuropsychobiological implications of taking it at dances and raves
    A C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Neuropsychobiology 50:329-35. 2004
    ..Consistent with this prediction, the extent of self-reported dancing/exercise when on MDMA has recently been shown to be associated with significantly more psychobiological problems afterwards...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nicotine psychobiology: how chronic-dose prospective studies can illuminate some of the theoretical issues from acute-dose research
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 184:567-76. 2006
    ..To illustrate how prospective cigarette smoking research can illuminate some of the theoretical dilemmas about nicotine psychobiology from acute dose research...
  4. ncbi request reprint MDMA, serotonergic neurotoxicity, and the diverse functional deficits of recreational 'Ecstasy' users
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, South Wales, United Kingdom Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1466-84. 2013
    ..In summary, abstinent Ecstasy/MDMA users can show deficits in a wide range of biobehavioral functions with a serotonergic component. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Human psychobiology of MDMA or 'Ecstasy': an overview of 25 years of empirical research
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, Swansea, South Wales, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 28:289-307. 2013
    ..This paper aimed to review how scientific knowledge about the human psychobiology of MDMA has developed over time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Heightened stress and depression follow cigarette smoking
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, Great Britain
    Psychol Rep 94:33-4. 2004
    ..Beginning to smoke during adolescence prospectively leads to increased stress and depression; stopping smoking is followed by enduring mood improvements...
  7. pmc MDMA and 5-HT neurotoxicity: the empirical evidence for its adverse effects in humans - no need for translation
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Br J Pharmacol 166:1518-20; discussion 1521-2. 2012
    ..Hence, MDMA is clearly damaging to humans, with extensive empirical data for both structural and functional deficits...
  8. doi request reprint Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other psychiatric symptoms in recreational polydrug users
    Andrew C Parrott
    Department of Psychology, Swansea University, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:209-16. 2012
    ..This study investigated whether symptoms of adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) were also raised in polydrug users...
  9. pmc Procedural and declarative memory task performance, and the memory consolidation function of sleep, in recent and abstinent ecstasy/MDMA users
    Mark Blagrove
    Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 25:465-77. 2011
    ..However, ecstasy/MDMA did not affect the memory consolidation function of sleep for either the declarative or the procedural memory task...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased intensity of Ecstasy and polydrug usage in the more experienced recreational Ecstasy/MDMA users: a WWW study
    Andrew B Scholey
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, Psychology Division, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST, UK
    Addict Behav 29:743-52. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in the context of cross-tolerance and drug predisposition/preference...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cigarette-derived nicotine is not a medicine
    Andrew C Parrott
    Recreational Drugs Research Group, School of Psychology, University of East London, London E15 4LZ, Great Britain
    World J Biol Psychiatry 4:49-55. 2003
    ..In conclusion, there is no empirical evidence that cigarettes provide medicinal benefits, but extensive data showing that nicotine dependency heightens psychological distress in tobacco smokers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Drug-related harm: a complex and difficult concept to scale
    Andrew C Parrott
    Hum Psychopharmacol 22:423-5. 2007