Motor control: Correcting errors and learning from mistakes

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Authors

Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

How do we learn from errors during complex movement tasks with redundancy? A new study shows that ambiguous mistakes in bimanual movements are corrected by the non-dominant hand, and responsibility for the error is assumed to fall to the effector with a recent history of poor performance.

Details

Original languageEnglish
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume20
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2010