Motor strategies and motor programs during an arm tapping task in adults with Down Syndrome

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Slow movements and atypical patterns of muscle activation are well-known features of Down Syndrome (DS). Some studies attribute these features to a deficit in voluntary motor commands and preprogramming of actions, that lead subjects with DS to be more reliant on feedback control. In the present study, we evaluated the movement strategies of 13 adult… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00221-012-3373-4

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