METHOD OF AUTOMATIZED TESTING OF ATTENTION
I.P. Pavlov Institute of Physiology RAS, St. Petersburg
The technique of testing the basic properties of the attention of the subjects using an automatized device that contains a radial maze with hidden objects search, where the successful solution of the problem depends on the subject's attention to the spatial arrangement of sensory signals in determining the location of the object search in the maze. Th e above device can improve diagnosis of attention and reduce testing time.
Keywords: selectivity and refocusing attention, attention defi cit syndrome, hyperactivity, testing children and adolescents.