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participants are to respond to frequent neutral signals and are required to withhold response to rare critical signals
Synonyms: SART
Definition contributed by MLewis about five years ago

Descendant of: go/no-go task
sustained attention to response task has been asserted to measure the following CONCEPTS
as measured by the contrast:

DISORDERS associated with sustained attention to response task
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IMPLEMENTATIONS of sustained attention to response task
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EXTERNAL DATASETS for sustained attention to response task
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Experimental conditions are the subsets of an experiment that define the relevant experimental manipulation.


In the Cognitive Atlas, we define a contrast as any function over experimental conditions. The simplest contrast is the indicator value for a specific condition; more complex contrasts include linear or nonlinear functions of the indicator across different experimental conditions.


An indicator is a specific quantitative or qualitative variable that is recorded for analysis. These may include behavioral variables (such as response time, accuracy, or other measures of performance) or physiological variables (including genetics, psychophysiology, or brain imaging data).

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