The Effects Of Cerebellar Stimulation On the Averaged Sensory Evoked Responses in the Cat

  • Stephen C. Boone
  • Blaine S. NasholdJr.
  • William P. Wilson


Although photic, auditory and somatosensory evoked responses can be recorded on the cerebellum (Snider & Stowell, 1944), and stimulations of the cerebellum can produce evoked responses in the sensory areas of the cerebral cortex (Henneman, Cooke, & Snider, 1950), it is not clearly understood what effect, if any, the cerebellum might have on the perception of sensory information at the cerebral cortical levels. Vague sensations have, however, been produced by stimulating with chronic depth electrodes in the cerebellum of awake humans (Nashold & Slaughter, 1969).


Reticular Formation Dentate Nucleus Cerebellar Nucleus Fastigial Nucleus Medial Geniculate Body 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen C. Boone
    • 1
  • Blaine S. NasholdJr.
    • 2
  • William P. Wilson
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryDivision of NeurosurgeryDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychiartryDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychiartryDurham Veterans Administration HospitalDurhamUSA

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