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Dyslexics' Visual Attention Field

2017-09-19 01:38:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

dyslexia is often considered like a phonological deficit but some researches show that a visual attention (V-A) deficit can occur in dyslexia. The investigator want to show that some dyslexics have a reduced V-A field in visual search when the investigator use separable feature (letter-like).

If the investigator demonstrate that, he will show that V-A deficit can be transpose to an ability acquired before reading, the visual search. Therefore, the V-A deficit can't be a consequence of reading problem but a cause of it for some dyslexics.

The investigator could imagine an earlier diagnosis for children at risk to develop dyslexia and make reeducation more specific for the deficit observed.

Study Design

Conditions

Dyslexia

Intervention

Passing tests in dyslexics with reduced eva, Passing tests in controls

Location

U1028 INSERM - CNRS UMR 5292 Equipe ImpAct
Bron
France
69500

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Hospices Civils de Lyon

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-09-19T01:38:22-0400

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