Motor Imagery in Asperger Syndrome: Testing Action Simulation by the Hand Laterality Task

@inproceedings{Conson2013MotorII,
  title={Motor Imagery in Asperger Syndrome: Testing Action Simulation by the Hand Laterality Task},
  author={Massimiliano Conson and Elisabetta Mazzarella and Alessandro Frolli and Dalila Esposito and Nicoletta Marino and Luigi Trojano and Angelo Massagli and Giovanna Gison and Nellantonio Aprea and Dario Grossi},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
Asperger syndrome (AS) is a neurodevelopmental condition within the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) characterized by specific difficulties in social interaction, communication and behavioural control. In recent years, it has been suggested that ASD is related to a dysfunction of action simulation processes, but studies employing imitation or action observation tasks provided mixed results. Here, we addressed action simulation processes in adolescents with AS by means of a motor imagery task… CONTINUE READING
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