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Corollary Discharges: Motor Commands and Perception

Handbook of Physiology, The Nervous System, Motor Control

  1. D. I. McCloskey

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp010232

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

McCloskey, D. I. 2011. Corollary Discharges: Motor Commands and Perception. Comprehensive Physiology. 1415–1447.

Author Information

  1. School of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Sydney, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Historical Development
  • 2
    Terminology
  • 3
    Corollaries of Motor Commands to Limb and Trunk Muscles
    • 3.1
      Sensations of Movement
    • 3.2
      Interactions Between Corollary Discharges and Kinesthetic Afferent Inputs
    • 3.3
      Corollary Discharges and Somatosensory Afferents
    • 3.4
      Sensations of Muscular Force or Heaviness
  • 4
    Corollary Discharges and Eye Movements
    • 4.1
      Corollary Discharges and Kinesthetic Sensibility in the Eye
    • 4.2
      Corollary Discharges and Visual Perception
  • 5
    Electrophysiological Correlates of Motor Commands
  • 6
    Other Instances of Central Irradiation by Motor Commands
  • 7
    Conclusions
  • 8
    Summary