Perception of apparent movement in Korsakoff's psychosis1


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    This research was supported in part by a Research Grant, M-767(c), from the National Institute of Mental Health, United States Public Health Service The author wishes to express his thanks to Professor Raymond D Adams, Professor Erich Lindemann, and Dr Maurice Victor for their help in setting up this research project, and to Drs Adams and Victor also for screening and diagnosing the experimental sample His gratitude is due also to Dr A O Ludwig, former Director of the Alcoholic Clinic of the Massachusetts General Hospital, to Dr Walter Barton, Superintendent of the Boston State Hospital, and to the Neurological Service of the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital for their cooperation in providing subjects for the experimental and control samples