graphomotor


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graph·o·mo·tor

(graf'ō-mō'tŏr),
Relating to the movements used in writing.
[grapho- + L. motus, fr. movere, to move]

graphomotor

(grăf″ō-mō′tor) [″ + L. motor, mover]
Pert. to movements involved in writing.
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Based on a prospective cohort design, they suggested lower graphomotor ability (a composite score based on Design Copying and Visuo-Motor Precision subtests of the NEPSY battery) in 3- to 7-year-old children of women occupationally exposed to organic solvents (n = 33), compared with children of unexposed women (n = 27).
Similarly, Peverly and colleagues (2007; 2014) did not report a correlation between notes quality and fine graphomotor skills measured with two relatively easy tasks.
The Impact of Vascular Risk and Depression on Executive Planning and Production During Graphomotor Output Across the Lifespan.
Charlotte Danielson's much beloved observation protocols, for instance, depend on continuous note taking--not a simple task for supervisors who might struggle with graphomotor skills or active working memory.
These delays often will be observed during infancy and the preschool period and then ignored when the child reaches school age although there often are persistent effects on graphomotor skills (e.
The primary aim of this investigation was to assess graphomotor performance consistency of adults who had lost hand function through amputation or permanent multi-tissue damage to the dominant upper limb more than 2 years ago.
2001), motor overflow (Mostofsky, Newschaffer, and Denckla, 2003), graphomotor output (Marcotte and Stern, 1997; Schoemaker, Ketelaar, Zonneveld, Minderaa, and Mulder, 2005), gross motor skills (Harvey and Reid, 1997), fine motor skills and manual dexterity (Piek et al, 1999; Tseng, Henderson, Chow, and Yao, 2004; Whitmont and Clark, 1996) have been documented in previous studies of children with ADHD.
Brain dopamine and kinematics of graphomotor functions.
Parallel processing before and after pauses: a combined analysis of graphomotor and eye movements during procedural text production.
Two studies assessed the effects of color stimulation on handwriting or graphomotor control.
The distinction between Section 504 and IDEA can be subtle at times, and perhaps can best appreciated by using the case of a child with graphomotor difficulties, as an example.
Graphomotor dysfunction--a disconnect between a child's thoughts and his or her ability to write them down--is becoming increasingly common in elementary school children, Dr.