INTRACRANIAL SELF-STIMULATION

Brain region and the stimulation by electrodes that are implanted and the individual controls them when they are stimulated. In experiments with animals is achieved by the animal performing an operant response, such as lever pressing.

INTRACRANIAL SELF-STIMULATION: "Intracranial Self-Stimulation is when electrodes are placed in certain areas of the brain."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "INTRACRANIAL SELF-STIMULATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/intracranial-self-stimulation/ (accessed August 17, 2019).
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