Research tools in cognitive neuroscience

Research tools in cognitive neuroscience

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Modern techniques used in cognitive neuroscience have dramatically increased the available toolkit for researchers. Dr. Michael Posner discusses a wide range of methods that have been used in cognitive neuroscience and their historic relevance. Ranging from basic behavioral data like error rates and reaction times, to modern brain imaging techniques and reversible lesions methods, these tools have enabled a better understanding of the functional structure of the brain.
Tags:
methods, PET, fMRI, history
Duration:
00:16:00