David R Thorne

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Maintaining alertness and performance during sleep deprivation: modafinil versus caffeine
    Nancy Jo Wesensten
    Department of Neurobiology and Behaviour, Division of Neuropsychiatry, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 159:238-47. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint High-frequency EEG as measure of cognitive function capacity: a preliminary report
    Helen C Sing
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Division of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:C114-35. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The Walter Reed palm-held psychomotor vigilance test
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neurosciences, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:111-8. 2005
  4. pmc The identities hidden in the matching laws, and their uses
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20910 7500, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 93:247-60. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Throughput: a simple performance index with desirable characteristics
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Behav Res Methods 38:569-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative utility of instruments for monitoring sleepiness-related performance decrements in the operational environment
    Thomas J Balkin
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Sleep Res 13:219-27. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Modafinil vs. caffeine: effects on fatigue during sleep deprivation
    Nancy Jo Wesensten
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:520-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint On the importance of countermeasures in sleep and performance models
    Thomas J Balkin
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A155-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Oculomotor responses during partial and total sleep deprivation
    Laura M Rowland
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:C104-13. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of performance degradation and restoration during sleep restriction and subsequent recovery: a sleep dose-response study
    Gregory Belenky
    Division of Neuropsychiatry, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    J Sleep Res 12:1-12. 2003

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Maintaining alertness and performance during sleep deprivation: modafinil versus caffeine
    Nancy Jo Wesensten
    Department of Neurobiology and Behaviour, Division of Neuropsychiatry, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 159:238-47. 2002
    ..The performance and alertness effects of modafinil were evaluated to determine whether modafinil should replace caffeine for restoring performance and alertness during total sleep deprivation in otherwise healthy adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint High-frequency EEG as measure of cognitive function capacity: a preliminary report
    Helen C Sing
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Division of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:C114-35. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint The Walter Reed palm-held psychomotor vigilance test
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neurosciences, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:111-8. 2005
    ..Experimental comparisons with the standard commercial device in a 40-hour total sleep deprivation study show it to be comparably sensitive to selected experimental variables. A Pocket PC-compatible version is under developement...
  4. pmc The identities hidden in the matching laws, and their uses
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20910 7500, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 93:247-60. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Throughput: a simple performance index with desirable characteristics
    David R Thorne
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Behav Res Methods 38:569-73. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative utility of instruments for monitoring sleepiness-related performance decrements in the operational environment
    Thomas J Balkin
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Sleep Res 13:219-27. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Modafinil vs. caffeine: effects on fatigue during sleep deprivation
    Nancy Jo Wesensten
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Division of Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:520-5. 2004
    ..The extent to which modafinil and caffeine reverse fatigue effects (defined as performance decrements with time on task) during total sleep deprivation was investigated...
  8. ncbi request reprint On the importance of countermeasures in sleep and performance models
    Thomas J Balkin
    Department of Behavioral Biology, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A155-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Oculomotor responses during partial and total sleep deprivation
    Laura M Rowland
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:C104-13. 2005
    ..Oculomotor responses related to the pupil light reflex (PLR) and saccadic velocity may be sensitive to the effects of sleepiness and therefore could be used to evaluate an individual's fitness for duty...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of performance degradation and restoration during sleep restriction and subsequent recovery: a sleep dose-response study
    Gregory Belenky
    Division of Neuropsychiatry, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    J Sleep Res 12:1-12. 2003
    ..These adaptive changes are hypothesized to restrict brain operational capacity and to persist for several days after normal sleep duration is restored, delaying recovery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Visual perception, psychomotor performance, and complex motor performance during an overnight air refueling simulated flight
    Michael B Russo
    Aircrew Health and Performance Division, US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, Fort Rucker, AL 36362, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:C92-103. 2005
    ..Visual perception task, complex motor flight task, and psychomotor vigilance task performances were evaluated in U.S. Air Force pilots navigating a high-fidelity fixed wing jet simulator over 26.5 h of continuous wakefulness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Modulating the homeostatic process to predict performance during chronic sleep restriction
    Michael L Johnson
    Department of Pharmacology and Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0735, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A141-6. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that chronic sleep restriction induces relatively long-term, slow-recovering changes in brain physiology that affect alertness and performance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Fatigue models for applied research in warfighting
    Steven R Hursh
    Science Applications International Corporation, Biomedical Modeling and Analysis Program, Joppa, MD 21085, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A44-53; discussion A54-60. 2004
    ..The paper concludes with a discussion of several important modeling issues that remain to be addressed...