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Self Stimulation

"Self Stimulation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Stimulation of the brain, which is self-administered. The stimulation may result in negative or positive reinforcement.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Self Stimulation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Self Stimulation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 31 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2007 and 2012 and 2014 and 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.