"Motivation" 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.
Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Motivation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Motivation".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Motivation" by people in Profiles.
Garey L, Senger AR, Smit T, Nizio P, Matoska CT, Kauffman B, Businelle MS, Gallagher MW, Zvolensky MJ. Anxiety sensitivity and reasons for smoking among Black smokers. Addict Behav. 2023 Apr; 139:107593.
Ditre JW, LaRowe LR, Powers JM, White KM, Paladino MB, Zvolensky MJ, Glatt S, Maisto SA. Pain as a causal motivator of alcohol consumption: Associations with gender and race. J Psychopathol Clin Sci. 2023 Jan; 132(1):101-109.
Smit T, Mayorga NA, Rogers AH, Nizio P, Zvolensky MJ. Chronic pain acceptance: Relations to opioid misuse and pain management motives among individuals with chronic low back pain. Addict Behav. 2023 01; 136:107495.
Allen GEK, Masuda A, Griner D, Beecher M, Cline J, Hee C, Ming M. Examining Expectations Among Polynesian Americans About Seeking Psychotherapy. Am J Psychother. 2022 Dec 01; 75(4):154-160.
Vujanovic AA, Kauffman BY, Zegel M, Zvolensky MJ. COVID-related stress and substance use: examining the role of sleep disturbance. Cogn Behav Ther. 2022 11; 51(6):486-502.
Camplain R, Williamson HJ, Pinn TA, Shuman S, Robinson BM, Evans M, Luna C. Barriers and facilitators to attending and being physically active during recreation time among women incarcerated. BMC Womens Health. 2022 06 17; 22(1):239.
Baker B, Hicks D. Virtual Escape Rooms for Final Examination Review. Nurse Educ. 2022 Mar-Apr 01; 47(2):68.
Buckner JD, Lewis EM, Shepherd JM, Zvolensky MJ. Ethnic discrimination and alcohol-related problem severity among Hispanic/Latin drinkers: The role of social anxiety in the minority stress model. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2022 07; 138:108730.
Wong CA, Pilkington W, Doherty IA, Zhu Z, Gawande H, Kumar D, Brewer NT. Guaranteed Financial Incentives for COVID-19 Vaccination: A Pilot Program in North Carolina. JAMA Intern Med. 2022 01 01; 182(1):78-80.
Rodriguez LM, Tomkins MM, Garey L, Young CM, Neighbors C. Design, efficacy, and methodology considerations for brief interventions: Intervention delivery and incentives. Psychol Addict Behav. 2022 Sep; 36(6):684-695.