Accession Number : AD0697385
Title : A SHOCK-AVOIDANCE TECHNIC FOR DETERMINING AUDIOLOGIC THRESHOLDS IN THE CEBUS MONKEY.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Nov 67-Dec 68,
Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX
Personal Author(s) : Bragg,Vernon C. ; Dreher,Daniel E.
Report Date : OCT 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 13
Abstract : Audiologic thresholds were determined in fourteen white-throated Cebus capucinus monkeys using a shock-avoidance method. Results indicated that this is an effective technic for use with this species of monkey. Stable and consistent thresholds within subjects were found, but a wide range existed between animals. (Author)
Descriptors : (*HEARING, THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY)), (*AUDIOMETRY, MONKEYS), STIMULATION(PHYSIOLOGY), RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), BEHAVIOR, MEASUREMENT, PRIMATES, OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, CONDITIONED RESPONSE
Subject Categories : Psychology
Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE