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Disorders of higher gaze control.

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The neural centers in the cerebral hemispheres, both cortex and basal ganglia, involved in the generation of saccadic and smooth pursuit eye movements have been well delineated in terms of their location and function. For the generation of saccades these include the frontal eye fields, the supplementary eye field, and the intraparietal sulcus, and in the basal ganglia the caudate nucleus and the substantia nigra, pars compacta. The generation of pursuit eye movements involves the middle tempo...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
Role:
Author
Journal:
Handbook of clinical neurology
Volume:
102
Pages:
379-402
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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ISSN:
0072-9752
URN:
uuid:3e98daca-e1ba-4003-a5bf-ed6711497e4e
Source identifiers:
149924
Local pid:
pubs:149924

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