The three attentional networks: On their independence and interactions

@article{Callejas2004TheTA,
  title={The three attentional networks: On their independence and interactions},
  author={Alicia Callejas and Juan Lupi{\'a}{\~n}ez and P{\'i}o Tudela},
  journal={Brain and Cognition},
  year={2004},
  volume={54},
  pages={225-227}
}

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