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Eye-Head Coordination

Handbook of Physiology, The Nervous System, Motor Control

  1. Emilio Bizzi

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp010229

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Bizzi, E. 2011. Eye-Head Coordination. Comprehensive Physiology. 1321–1336.

Author Information

  1. Department of Psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Eye-Head Coordination After Appearance of Unexpected and Stationary Target in Space
    • 1.1
      Saccades During Head Movement
    • 1.2
      Compensatory Eye Movements
    • 1.3
      Head Movement
    • 1.4
      Summary and Schematic Outline of Eye-Head Coordination
  • 2
    Eye-Head Coordination During Smooth Pursuit
    • 2.1
      Summary and Comparison of Visually Triggered and Smooth Pursuit Strategies
  • 3
    Other Strategies of Eye-Head Coordination
  • 4
    Plastic Changes in Central Organization of Eye-Head Coordination
    • 4.1
      Centrally Generated Slow Phases
    • 4.2
      Modification of Saccades