Quantitative measurement of saccade amplitude, duration, and velocity

  title={Quantitative measurement of saccade amplitude, duration, and velocity},
  author={Robert W. Baloh and Andrew W. Sills and Warren E. Kumley and Vicente Honrubia},
  pages={1065 - 1065}
A method for rapid, accurate measurement of saccade amplitude, duration, and velocity (average and maximum) was developed as a functional test of the extraocular motor system. Recordings were made with a direct-current electro-oculographic system, and data analysis was performed on a laboratory digital computer. Saccade amplitude and duration were found to be linearly correlated in 25 normal subjects, with a mean slope of 2.7 msec per degree over a large amplitude range. In the same subjects… 

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