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Sensorimotor Foundations of Higher
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Patrick Haggard

Print publication date: 1993

Print ISBN-13: 9780199231447

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231447.001.0001

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Bottom-up visuo-manual adaptation: consequences for spatial cognition

Bottom-up visuo-manual adaptation: consequences for spatial cognition

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(p.207) 10 Bottom-up visuo-manual adaptation: consequences for spatial cognition
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Sensorimotor Foundations of Higher Cognition
Author(s):

Gilles Rode

Jacques Luauté

Thomas Klos

Sophie Courtois-Jacquin

Patrice Revol

Laure Pisella

Nicholas P. Holmes

D. Boisson

Yves Rossetti

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231447.003.0010

This chapter investigates the consequences of the so-called bottom-up visual adaptation for spatial cognition. The results indicate that the sensorimotor modifications induced by prism adaptation (PA) can improve different manifestations of the unilateral neglect syndrome, and most demonstrations of this improvement appear to affect spatial manifestations in an egocentric frame of reference. The findings also suggest that positive effects of PA on neglect are due not only to a reduction of the rightward attentional bias, but are also consecutive to the improvement of visuo-spatial functions.

Keywords:   visual adaptation, spatial cognition, prism adaptation, sensorimotor modifications, neglect, attentional bias, visuo-spatial functions

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