Accession Number : AD0740383
Title : Peripheral Afferent Cutaneous Information and the Control of Voluntary Motor Activity.
Descriptive Note : Doctoral thesis,
Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV N J
Personal Author(s) : Marton,Theodore
Report Date : MAY 1962
Pagination or Media Count : 77
Abstract : The present study was instituted to examine the importance of the cutaneous receptors in the initiation and control of fine motor activity, particularly in respect to predictions made by Mott, Sherrington, and Twitchell based on their dorsal root ablation studies.
Descriptors : (*TOUCH, *MOTOR REACTIONS), (*SKIN(ANATOMY), PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM), (*SENSES(PHYSIOLOGY), SKIN(ANATOMY)), SENSE ORGANS, PROPRIOCEPTION, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY, NERVES, THESES
Subject Categories : Psychology
Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE