The kinesthetic threat eyeblink: a new type of anticipatory eyeblink response.

@article{Zhao1999TheKT,
  title={The kinesthetic threat eyeblink: a new type of anticipatory eyeblink response.},
  author={Lingke Zhao and Kristina B. Irwin and James R. Bloedel and Vlastislav Bracha},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1999},
  volume={839 1},
  pages={100-8}
}
The present paper is part of a systematic exploration of naturally acquired conditioned eyeblink responses in human subjects. Normal human subjects were examined for the presence of anticipatory eyeblinks in a new paradigm. They were instructed to move their hand quickly toward their face and tap their forehead. In this situation, subjects generated anticipatory eyeblinks which were initiated before the forehead tap. Additional experiments revealed that visual stimuli and internal movement… CONTINUE READING