Attention Deficits and the Effects of Visual Distraction

Doyle, Robert B.; Anderson, Robert P.; Halcomb, Charles G.
January 1976
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jan1976, Vol. 9 Issue 1
Academic Journal
Examines the effects of a visual distractor on vigilance task performance using learning disabled (LD) and normal children. Provision of quantitative measures of the attentional deficit of LD children; Comparison on detection rate, false alarm and random response rate between LD and normal children.


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