Fixation Movements of the Eyes

  • A. R. Shakhnovich


Constant micromovements of the eye (physiological micronystagmus) can be found in any healthy person who is looking at a stationary point. The use of special methods has revealed the extremely complex organization of these movements and their important role in visual perception.


Motor Unit Fixation Stimulus Ocular Muscle Nociceptive Stimulation Tonic Spasm 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. R. Shakhnovich
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  1. 1.N. N. Burdenko Moscow Institute of NeurosurgeryAcademy of Medical Sciences of the USSRRussia

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