10 good questions and answers: "Motor systems: the organization of action"

The higher monitored and modulated by two other key motor systems. Which are these
The cerebellum and the basal ganglia
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What are the interacting subsystems of neural circuit
Lower motor neurons in the spinal cord and brainstem; upper motor neurons in the cortex and brainstem; the cerebellum; the basal ganglia
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What does lower motor neurons
Begin to fire action potentials immediately preceding contraction of the muscles they innervate their activity is correlated with movement of the relevant body part
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What do the upper motor neurons do
The cerebral cortex and brainstem provide descending control of local circuitry in the spinal cord and brainstem
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The parietal cortex is crucial for sensory motor coordination. What is it called when someone has damage here
Optic ataxia
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What does the partial cortex intergate
Visual, eye position and limb position data necessary produce coordinated movement of the eyes and hands
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Lesions of the medial cerebellar vermis result in what
Truncal ataxia (uncoordinated), like when you are druk movement
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Damage of the lateral cerbellum results in
Appendicular ataxie; disruption  the sensory coordinates of limb movements
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What sort of cognitive tasks is the cerebellum involved in
Non-motor learning, attention, timing and verbal working memory
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In what area is damage linked to ideational and ideomotor apraxie
Damage in the parietal and premotor cortex
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