TITLE

Learning a unimanual motor skill by partial commissurotomy patients

AUTHOR(S)
Chen, Y P; Campbell, R; Marshall, J C; Zaidel, D W
PUB. DATE
September 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Sep1990, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p785
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66025536

 

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