About this Research Topic
1. The relationship between stress and cognition. Both causal analysis and correlation analysis are welcomed. For example, the effect of laboratory stress on cognition, including attention, learning, memory, decision making, and execution function as well as emotion functions.
2. Research on different types of stress are welcomed, including acute stress, chronic stress, early life stress, as well as stress related disorders such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
3. Both behavioral and brain imaging studies (such as ERP, fMRI and other modality) related to this topic are welcomed.
4. The relationship between cognition and stress-sensitive mediators (such as cortisol, norepinephrine, diurnal cortisol and cortisol awakening response, etc.) is welcomed.
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