Tratamiento Online Como Plataforma Para Re-examinar la Relación Entre el Uso de Alcohol y la Desinhibición Cognitiva
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Substance use
Substance severity Deshinibición
Gravedad del consumo de drogas
Consumo de drogas

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Anderson, A., Giddens, E., Tiego, J., Lubman, D., & Verdejo-Garcia, A. (2024). Tratamiento Online Como Plataforma Para Re-examinar la Relación Entre el Uso de Alcohol y la Desinhibición Cognitiva. Psicothema, 36(1), 15–25. Recuperado a partir de


Antecedentes: El uso de alcohol se asocia a mayor desinhibición, pero estos hallazgos podrían no ser representativos de toda la población ya que predominan estudios en contextos especializados y casos severos. Aquí, incorporamos una nueva batería de evaluación de la desinhibición (Cognitive Impulsivity Suite o CIS) en una web de tratamiento online con acceso a una población más amplia (

Método: Participantes de 18 a 64 años (N = 137; 109 mujeres) completaron vía web el “Alcohol-Use Disorders Identification Test” y la CIS, que evalúa tres componentes de la desinhibición (Control Atencional, Acumulación de Información y Monitorización / Cambio). Clasificamos en grupos de alto-riesgo versus bajo-riesgo aplicando un análisis de clases latentes sobre las puntuaciones del AUDIT. Usamos análisis de regresión para asociar las dos clases resultantes con las medidas de la CIS.

Resultados: Alto-riesgo en el consumo de alcohol se asoció con peor rendimiento en Control Atencional y Monitorización / Cambio. La pertenencia al grupo de alto-riesgo se asoció con menor eficiencia en la acumulación de información en participantes de mayor edad.

Conclusiones: Revelamos nuevas asociaciones entre el consumo de alcohol de riesgo y el rendimiento cognitivo en distintos componentes de la desinhibición en participantes que buscaban asistencia en una web de tratamiento online.

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