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Simple reaction times and performance in the detection of visual stimuli of patients with diabetes.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20451904     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Simple reaction times (SRT) to visual stimuli were investigated through reactions to computer simulations of changes of traffic lights. The performance in the detection of visual stimuli, implying decision processes, was also assessed using the two alternative forced choice (2AFC) method. Subjects were patients affected by diabetes type 2, and observers without diabetes. Results indicated that mean SRT was longer in the group of diabetic patients but was not correlated with age, diabetes duration or fasting glucose. The performance index (d') was correlated with age and with diabetes duration. Unexpectedly, the correlation between fasting glucose and d' was not negative.
Authors:
Francisco J Sanchez-Marin; Jose A Padilla-Medina
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2010-05-07
Journal Detail:
Title:  Computers in biology and medicine     Volume:  40     ISSN:  1879-0534     ISO Abbreviation:  Comput. Biol. Med.     Publication Date:  2010 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-10     Completed Date:  2010-09-02     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1250250     Medline TA:  Comput Biol Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  591-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Center for Research in Optics, Loma del Bosque 115, Lomas del Campestre, Leon, Guanajuato 37150, Mexico. sanchez@cio.mx
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Age Factors
Algorithms
Blood Glucose
Diabetes Mellitus / physiopathology*
Humans
Linear Models
Middle Aged
Photic Stimulation / methods*
Psychomotor Performance / physiology*
Reaction Time / physiology*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Blood Glucose

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