Reflex, Startle

Known as: Startle Reactions, Startle Response, Response, Startle 
A complex involuntary response to an unexpected strong stimulus. The reaction involves physical movement away from the stimulus, MUSCLE CONTRACTION… (More)
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1950-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Affective startle modulation in the electromyographic (EMG), auditory startle evoked potentials, and visually evoked potentials… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Maternal viral infection is known to increase the risk for schizophrenia and autism in the offspring. Using this observation in… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Aversive conditioning to explicit and contextual cues was examined in Gulf War veterans with and without posttraumatic stress… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The present study was designed to examine the pattern of startle reflex modulation and autonomic responses for individuals high… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In the present study, startle responses during resting states as well as during the presentation of a set of emotive slides were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The corpus striatum serves a critical function in inhibiting involuntary, intrusive movements. Striatal degeneration in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE Information processing measures that serve as biological markers for schizophrenia can help to define the boundaries of… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Schizophrenic patients exhibit impairments in both sensorimotor gating and habituation in a number of paradigms. Through human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Potentiation of startle has been demonstrated in experimentally produced aversive emotional states, and clinical reports suggest… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
1. A characteristic behaviour, the 'Mauthner-initiated startle response', was recorded and quantitatively analysed with high… (More)
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