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Subjects view a moving target(s) and track its movement across the screen. Frequently, stimuli are moving dots.
Synonyms: tracking task
Definition contributed by MLewis about five years ago

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visual pursuit/tracking has been asserted to measure the following CONCEPTS
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DISORDERS associated with visual pursuit/tracking
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Experimental conditions are the subsets of an experiment that define the relevant experimental manipulation.

CONTRASTS

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.

INDICATORS

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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"Initial definition from the BrainMapLex.xls file located in the documentation section of: http://brainmap.org/scribe/index.html"
NPicchetti (about seven years ago)

Term History

REVISION 3

Definition contributed by RPoldrack about six years ago:Subjects view a moving target(s) and track its movement across the screen. Frequently, stimuli are moving dots.

REVISION 2

Definition contributed by BGregory about seven years ago:Subjects view a moving target(s) and track its movement across the screen. Frequently, stimuli are moving dots.

REVISION 1

Definition contributed by BGregory about seven years ago:Subjects view a moving target(s) and track its movement across the screen. Frequently, stimuli are moving dots. (from the BrainMapLex.xls file located in the documentation section of: http://brainmap.org/scribe/index.html)

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