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