Motor control in children with developmental coordination disorder — Fitts' paradigm of pointing task performance measurement

@article{Chang2011MotorCI,
  title={Motor control in children with developmental coordination disorder — Fitts' paradigm of pointing task performance measurement},
  author={Shao-Hsia Chang and Nan-Ying Yu and Shao-Min Chang},
  journal={2011 4th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI)},
  year={2011},
  volume={3},
  pages={1329-1332}
}
According to the survey of American Psychology Association, developmental coordination disorder (DCD) occurs in at least 6% of school-aged children. In Taiwan, the prevalence is about 12 %. Researchers generally agree that perceptual motor problems evident in DCD are, in part, the result of perceptual and cognitive processes, but the limited research available remains inconclusive. This study investigated fine motor skills in children with and without DCD. Twenty four children, aged seven years… CONTINUE READING

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