Independent effects of endogenous and exogenous attention in touch

Jones, Alexander and Forster, Bettina (2013) Independent effects of endogenous and exogenous attention in touch. Somatosensory and Motor Research . ISSN 0899-0220

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Endogenous and exogenous attention in touch have typically been investigated separately. Here we use a double-cueing paradigm manipulating both types of orienting in each trial. Bilateral endogenous cues induced long-lasting facilitation of endogenous attention up to 2 s. However, the exogenous cue only elicited an effect at short intervals. Our results favour a supramodal account of attention and this study provides new insight into how endogenous and exogenous attention operates in the tactile modality.

Item Type: Article
Keywords (uncontrolled): Endogenous, exogenous, tactile attention
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology
Item ID: 11896
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Depositing User: Alexander Jones
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2013 06:28
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:28

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