Accession Number:

AD0272782

Title:

THE EFFECT OF STRESSORS ON EEG ACTIVATION WITH PHOTIC STIMULATION

Descriptive Note:

Annual Progress rept. 1 Aug 1961-1 Feb 1962

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV ST LOUIS MO DEPT OF PSYCHIATRY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-03-05

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Seventy subjects were studied electroencephalographically during photic stimulation at various frequencies. The EEG recordings are being evaluated clinically for photic stimulation induced abnormalities as well as electronically using a frequency analyzer. Information is being collected on 1 medical history with major emphasis on central nervous system involvement mental illness, head injury, convulsions, blackout and fainting spells, headaches, etc. 2 response to photic stimulation - subjective experience to each frequency of photic stimulation used and 3 performance on an embedded figure test Witkins format.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE