Acquisition of skilled visual search performance following severe closed-head injury.

@article{SchmitterEdgecombe2001AcquisitionOS,
  title={Acquisition of skilled visual search performance following severe closed-head injury.},
  author={Maureen Schmitter-Edgecombe and Leigh J. Beglinger},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2001},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={615-30}
}
This study used a semantic-category visual search task to investigate skill acquisition and automatic process development in a severe closed-head injured (CHI) population. Eighteen severe CHI participants (> I year post injury) and 18 matched controls completed over 3600 trials of training in both consistent mapping (CM) and varied mapping (VM) training… CONTINUE READING