A thalamo-prefrontal system for representation in executive response choice.

@article{Scott2000ATS,
  title={A thalamo-prefrontal system for representation in executive response choice.},
  author={Sophie K. Scott and Amanda Holmes and Karl J. Friston and Richard J. S. Wise},
  journal={Neuroreport},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={1523-7}
}
This study demonstrates the neural system potentially involved in the representation of, and choice between, stimulus classifications in an ambiguous, novel, decision-making task. This difficult choice behaviour is taken as an example of a basic executive processing task. Subjects heard sounds that were consonant-vowel combinations that had been distorted and were required to categorize each stimulus as speech-like or not-speech-like. Cerebral activity was measured with positron emission… CONTINUE READING