Diana J Walker

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of variable-interval value and amount of training on stimulus generalization
    D J Walker
    University of Florida, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 70:139-63. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Response suppression during cumulative dosing: a role for Pavlovian conditioning
    D J Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 9:255-71. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Subjective, psychomotor, and analgesic effects of oral codeine and morphine in healthy volunteers
    D J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 140:191-201. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Reinforcing and subjective effects of the volatile anesthetic, sevoflurane
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:191-201. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-subject comparison of the subjective and psychomotor effects of a gaseous anesthetic and two volatile anesthetics in healthy volunteers
    Nancy J Beckman
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:89-95. 2006
  6. pmc Choice of nitrous oxide and its subjective effects in light and moderate drinkers
    James P Zacny
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:163-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Bitonic dose-response functions for reinforcing and self-reported effects of nitrous oxide in humans
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 74:851-7. 2003
  8. pmc Choice of sevoflurane and its subjective and psychomotor effects in light and moderate drinkers
    James P Zacny
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:101-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing subjective and psychomotor effects of the herbal medication valerian in healthy volunteers
    Sandra Gutierrez
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, MC4028, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 78:57-64. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the reinforcing and subjective effects of different doses of nitrous oxide using a free-choice procedure
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:93-103. 2002

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Publications11

  1. pmc Effects of variable-interval value and amount of training on stimulus generalization
    D J Walker
    University of Florida, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 70:139-63. 1998
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  2. ncbi request reprint Response suppression during cumulative dosing: a role for Pavlovian conditioning
    D J Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 9:255-71. 1998
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Subjective, psychomotor, and analgesic effects of oral codeine and morphine in healthy volunteers
    D J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 140:191-201. 1998
    ..The results also suggest a possible ceiling effect of codeine on analgesia and subjective effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reinforcing and subjective effects of the volatile anesthetic, sevoflurane
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:191-201. 2004
    ..This study shows that sevoflurane can function as a reinforcer and produce abuse liability-related subjective effects in some healthy volunteers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-subject comparison of the subjective and psychomotor effects of a gaseous anesthetic and two volatile anesthetics in healthy volunteers
    Nancy J Beckman
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:89-95. 2006
    ..These results are consistent with the drugs' putative receptor mechanisms of action and confirm Balster's classification of the volatile anesthetics into a class distinct from N2O...
  6. pmc Choice of nitrous oxide and its subjective effects in light and moderate drinkers
    James P Zacny
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:163-8. 2008
    ..Using a methodology different from our previous studies, we sought to determine in a more definitive fashion the degree to which the choice of nitrous oxide and its subjective effects were modulated by drinking status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bitonic dose-response functions for reinforcing and self-reported effects of nitrous oxide in humans
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 74:851-7. 2003
    ..Bitonic dose-response functions for some subjects extend the generality of the phenomenon of bitonicity of drug effects to N(2)O effects in humans...
  8. pmc Choice of sevoflurane and its subjective and psychomotor effects in light and moderate drinkers
    James P Zacny
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:101-8. 2008
    ..We sought to determine if choice for subanesthetic doses of sevoflurane, and its subjective and psychomotor effects, would differ as a function of alcohol-drinking status in healthy volunteers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing subjective and psychomotor effects of the herbal medication valerian in healthy volunteers
    Sandra Gutierrez
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, MC4028, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 78:57-64. 2004
    ..The data suggest that acute administration of valerian does not have mood-altering or psychomotor/cognitive effects in young healthy volunteers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the reinforcing and subjective effects of different doses of nitrous oxide using a free-choice procedure
    Diana J Walker
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:93-103. 2002
    ..Reinforcing effects were more correlated with subjective effects assessed after the session than with subjective effects obtained while subjects were under the influence of the drug...
  11. doi request reprint An adjusting-dose procedure for assessing the reinforcing effects of nitrous oxide with humans
    Brian D Kangas
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 2250, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 91:104-8. 2008
    ..This method of assessing drug choice in humans allows for the testing of multiple doses within-subject, which is imperative, given that the reinforcing effects of drugs are known to vary across subjects and as a function of dose...

Research Grants4

  1. A Model of Inhalant Abuse Using Inhalant Responders
    Diana Walker; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....