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Comments on History of Motor Control

Handbook of Physiology, The Nervous System, Motor Control

  1. Ragnar Granit

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp010201

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Granit, R. 2011. Comments on History of Motor Control. Comprehensive Physiology. 1–16.

Author Information

  1. Nobel Institute for Neurophysiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Early Attempts at Quantifying Control Functions
  • 2
    Reflex Origin of Basic Ideas on Motor Control
  • 3
    Early Influence of Electronics: Microelectrodes
  • 4
    Intracellular Approach
  • 5
    Back to Muscular End Organs
  • 6
    Impact of Cybernetics on Motor Physiology
  • 7
    Feedback Problems in Motor Control
  • 8
    Advent of Stereotaxis: Subcortical Motor Centers
  • 9
    Stretch Reflex in Motor Control
  • 10
    Comments on Cortical Localization
  • 11
    Reorientation in Concepts and Interests