Efficient cooperative restraint training with rhesus macaques.


It is sometimes necessary for nonhuman primates to be restrained during biomedical and psychosocial research. Such restraint is often accomplished using a "primate chair." This article details a method for training adult rhesus macaques to cooperate with a chair restraint procedure using positive and negative reinforcement. Successful training was… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/10888705.2013.768897


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