Journal article icon

Journal article

Neural correlates of visuomotor associations. Spatial rules compared with arbitrary rules.

Abstract:

A green button may be the target of a movement, or it may instruct the opening of an adjacent door. In the first case, its spatial configuration serves to guide the hand, whereas in the second case its colour allows a decision between alternative courses of action. This study contrasts these two categories of visuomotor transformation. Our goal was to test the hypothesis that visual information can influence the motor system through different, task-dependent pathways. We used positron emissio...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1007/s002210100877

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Experimental brain research
Volume:
141
Issue:
3
Pages:
359-369
Publication date:
2001-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1432-1106
ISSN:
0014-4819
URN:
uuid:c797a057-84bf-4aa6-bf76-e0b55cd8611b
Source identifiers:
10096
Local pid:
pubs:10096

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP