Stephen J Wilson

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of smoking opportunity on responses to monetary gain and loss in the caudate nucleus
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:428-34. 2008
  2. pmc Prefrontal responses to drug cues: a neurocognitive analysis
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:211-4. 2004
  3. pmc Instructed smoking expectancy modulates cue-elicited neural activity: a preliminary study
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:637-45. 2005
  4. pmc Carry-over effects of smoking cue exposure on working memory performance
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, and Center for Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:613-9. 2007
  5. pmc Ambivalence about smoking and cue-elicited neural activity in quitting-motivated smokers faced with an opportunity to smoke
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1541-9. 2013
  6. pmc Neural correlates of self-focused and other-focused strategies for coping with cigarette cue exposure
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:466-76. 2013
  7. pmc Quitting-unmotivated and quitting-motivated cigarette smokers exhibit different patterns of cue-elicited brain activation when anticipating an opportunity to smoke
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:198-211. 2012
  8. pmc Changes in alcohol-related brain networks across the first year of college: a prospective pilot study using fMRI effective connectivity mapping
    Adriene M Beltz
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2052-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceived disability on persuasiveness of computer-synthesized speech
    Steven E Stern
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904, USA
    J Appl Psychol 87:411-7. 2002
  10. pmc Weak ventral striatal responses to monetary outcomes predict an unwillingness to resist cigarette smoking
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 14:1196-207. 2014

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Publications15

  1. pmc Effect of smoking opportunity on responses to monetary gain and loss in the caudate nucleus
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:428-34. 2008
    ..These findings highlight the importance of investigating the effects of perceived drug use opportunity on motivational processing in addicted populations...
  2. pmc Prefrontal responses to drug cues: a neurocognitive analysis
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:211-4. 2004
    ..Using this framework provides a way to reconcile discrepant findings among brain-imaging studies of cue-elicited craving...
  3. pmc Instructed smoking expectancy modulates cue-elicited neural activity: a preliminary study
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:637-45. 2005
    ..These results highlight the importance of perceived drug use opportunity in the neurobiological response to drug cues...
  4. pmc Carry-over effects of smoking cue exposure on working memory performance
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, and Center for Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:613-9. 2007
    ..These results replicate and extend previous research demonstrating similar effects and highlight the significant methodological and conceptual implications of carry-over effects...
  5. pmc Ambivalence about smoking and cue-elicited neural activity in quitting-motivated smokers faced with an opportunity to smoke
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1541-9. 2013
    ..Self-reported ambivalence was not, however, correlated with activation in brain regions related to conflict processing. This pattern of results is discussed with respect to the process of change for those attempting to quit smoking...
  6. pmc Neural correlates of self-focused and other-focused strategies for coping with cigarette cue exposure
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:466-76. 2013
    ..Given the potential mnemonic and motivational advantages associated with self-related processing, findings may have significant implications for selecting and improving techniques for helping quitting smokers resist the urge to smoke...
  7. pmc Quitting-unmotivated and quitting-motivated cigarette smokers exhibit different patterns of cue-elicited brain activation when anticipating an opportunity to smoke
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:198-211. 2012
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  8. pmc Changes in alcohol-related brain networks across the first year of college: a prospective pilot study using fMRI effective connectivity mapping
    Adriene M Beltz
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2052-9. 2013
    ..These preliminary findings demonstrate the value of a prospective effective connectivity approach for understanding adolescent changes in alcohol-related neural processes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceived disability on persuasiveness of computer-synthesized speech
    Steven E Stern
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904, USA
    J Appl Psychol 87:411-7. 2002
    ..When the speaker was perceived to be speech-disabled, however, this difference diminished. This finding suggests that negatively viewed assistive technologies will be perceived more favorably when used by people with disabilities...
  10. pmc Weak ventral striatal responses to monetary outcomes predict an unwillingness to resist cigarette smoking
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 14:1196-207. 2014
    ..These results provide evidence that outcome-related signals in the ventral striatum serve as a marker for clinically meaningful individual differences in reward-motivated behavior among nicotine-deprived smokers...
  11. pmc Greater BOLD activity but more efficient connectivity is associated with better cognitive performance within a sample of nicotine-deprived smokers
    Travis T Nichols
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Addict Biol 19:931-40. 2014
    ..These results suggest a possible role for indices of network functioning in assessing relapse risk in quitting smokers as well as offer potentially useful targets for novel intervention strategies. ..
  12. pmc Self-control, negative affect and neural activity during effortful cognition in deprived smokers
    Stephen J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:887-94. 2014
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  13. ncbi request reprint Brain activity during automatic semantic priming revealed by event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging
    David A Copland
    Centre for Research in Language Processing and Linguistics, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Neuroimage 20:302-10. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Screening of obstructive and central apnoea/hypopnoea in children using variability: a preliminary study
    Jong Yong A Foo
    Biomedical Engineering Research Centre, Nanyang Technological University, 50 Nanyang Drive, Singapore, 637553
    Acta Paediatr 95:561-4. 2006
    ..These indices were heart rate (HR) variability, arterial blood oxygen de-saturation (SaO2) and pulse transit time (PTT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Orthographic/phonological facilitation of naming responses in the picture-word task: an event-related fMRI study using overt vocal responding
    Greig I de Zubicaray
    Centre for Magnetic Resonance, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Neuroimage 16:1084-93. 2002
    ..The priming effect is therefore viewed as being sufficient to offset the increased interference. We conclude that information from functional imaging studies might be useful for constraining theoretical models of word production...