Reduced dual task interference in multiple repeated dual-task tests: automatization or task integration?

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Title translated into German:Reduzierte doppel Aufgabe Störung in mehreren wiederholten Dual-Aufgaben-Tests: Automatisierung oder Aufgabenintegration?
Author:Agethen, Manfred; Krause, Daniel
Published in:Current research in motor control IV : from theory to implementation
Published:Katowice: 2012, S. 8-14, Lit.
Editor:Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego im. Eugeniusza Piaseckiego w Poznaniu; University School of Physical Education in Katowice
Format: Publications (Database SPOLIT)
Publication Type: Compilation article
Media type: Electronic resource (online) Print resource
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Identification number:PU201501001050


The majority of motor skills are presumably controlled with a high degree of automaticity as expertise increases. Since motor control happens unconsciously by large at this level, attention can be directed to other important aspects like for example the position of the opponent in sport games. Similar situations can be found in everyday life as well. Humans usually do not think about how to move the lower extremities when they are walking. And what is more, they can focus on other things like traffic, traffic lights or shop windows while walking. [...] Aus der Einleitung