Mirjam Tuk

CountriesThe Netherlands
CountriesUnited Kingdom
DescriptionMirjam Tuk for demonstrating that people make better decisions about some kinds of things — but worse decisions about other kinds of things‚ when they have a strong urge to urinate.
Reference"Inhibitory Spillover: Increased Urination Urgency Facilitates Impulse Control in Unrelated Domains" Mirjam A. Tuk, Debra Trampe and Luk Warlop, Psychological Science, vol. 22, no. 5, May 2011, pp. 627-633. : "The Effect of Acute Increase in Urge to Void on Cognitive Function in Healthy Adults" Matthew S. Lewis, Peter J. Snyder, Robert H. Pietrzak, David Darby, Robert A. Feldman, Paul T. Maruff, Neurology and Urodynamics, vol. 30, no. 1, January 2011, pp. 183-7.