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Table 2 Behavioral measures from the food-specific go/nogo task

From: Poor ability to resist tempting calorie rich food is linked to altered balance between neural systems involved in urge and self-control

  LGo task HGo task t statistics
Hits Rate .92 ± .07 .91 ± .06 t = 1.52, p = .14
False Alarm Rate .18 ± .11 .13 ± .09 t = 3.03, p = .005**
Go trial RT (ms) 501.6 ± 73.7 484.2 ± 65.2 t = -1.91, p = .06
Nogo trial RT (ms) 433.1 ± 80.1 419.4 ± 80.7 t = -.80, p = .43
d’ 2.52 ± .49 2.58 ± .58 t = -.64, p = .53
C -.34 ± .42 -.10 ± .39 t = -4.05, p < .001**
  1. **p < .01 corrected for multiple comparison using Bonferroni correction. LGo Task low-calorie food go/high-calorie food nogo task, HGo Task high-calorie food go/low-calorie food nogo task, RT reaction time.