Error types in ideomotor apraxia: a qualitative analysis.

  title={Error types in ideomotor apraxia: a qualitative analysis.},
  author={Skye McDonald and Robyn L. Tate and Julie Rigby},
  journal={Brain and cognition},
  volume={25 2},
Seventeen brain-damaged subjects with dominant hemisphere pathology and 24 matched control subjects were asked to perform simple familiar gestures under four conditions: (1) verbal command (pantomime), (2) imitation, (3) with the actual object, and (4) verbal command a second time. The subjects subsequently watched a video of an actor performing simple movements and decided whether or not these were performed accurately. The gestural production task was videoed and analyzed for error type… CONTINUE READING