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The effect of removing visual information on reach control in young children.

Abstract:

Visual information about the hand, the reach space, and a target can all contribute to the control of a reaching movement. When visual information is removed, both feedforward mechanisms (involved in planning the movement) and feedback mechanisms (involved in correcting errors) may be affected. This study looks at how 4- to 5-year-old children use visual information to guide reaching movements. Children reached for a toy object in four conditions--in the light, in the dark while the toy was g...

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Publisher copy:
10.1007/s00221-012-3216-3
Journal:
Experimental brain research More from this journal
Volume:
222
Issue:
3
Pages:
291-302
Publication date:
2012-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1432-1106
ISSN:
0014-4819
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:376750
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uuid:fd788029-11f2-4802-a381-282ffac36cec
Local pid:
pubs:376750
Source identifiers:
376750
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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