Integrating Self-Localization, Proprioception, Pain, and Performance.

  title={Integrating Self-Localization, Proprioception, Pain, and Performance.},
  author={Valeria Bellan and Sarah B. Wallwork and Alberto Gallace and Charles Spence and G. Lorimer Moseley},
  journal={Journal of dance medicine \& science : official publication of the International Association for Dance Medicine \& Science},
  volume={21 1},
  • V. Bellan, S. Wallwork, G. Moseley
  • Published 1 March 2017
  • Psychology
  • Journal of dance medicine & science : official publication of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science
The ability to know where our own body and body parts are in space is often taken for granted, yet it is of fundamental importance for the majority of our everyday activities, let alone high performance activities such as dancing. This review focuses on the concept of self-localization, the monitoring of the space surrounding one's body, and the disruptions that occur in the presence of pain. A conceptual model is presented of the cortical body matrix with which to consider self-localization… 

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