Motor control and learning theories

Cristiano Alessandro, Niek Beckers, Peter Goebel, Francisco Resquin, José González, Rieko Osu

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Patients who have suffered impairment of their neuromotor abilities due to a disease or accident have to relearn to control their bodies. For example, after stroke the ability to coordinate the movements of the upper limb in order to reach and grasp an object could be severely damaged. Or in the case of amputees, the functional ability is completely lost.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBiosystems and Biorobotics
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages225-250
Number of pages26
Volume10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameBiosystems and Biorobotics
Volume10
ISSN (Print)2195-3562
ISSN (Electronic)2195-3570

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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    Alessandro, C., Beckers, N., Goebel, P., Resquin, F., González, J., & Osu, R. (2016). Motor control and learning theories. In Biosystems and Biorobotics (Vol. 10, pp. 225-250). (Biosystems and Biorobotics; Vol. 10). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24901-8_9