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Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks

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Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks. / Powell, Vaughan; Stevens, Brett; Hand, Steve; Simmonds, Maureen.

In: Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, Vol. 8, No. 1, 04.06.2010, p. 144-147.

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Harvard

Powell, V, Stevens, B, Hand, S & Simmonds, M 2010, 'Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks', Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 144-147. <http://www.arctt.info/volume-8-summer-2010>

APA

Powell, V., Stevens, B., Hand, S., & Simmonds, M. (2010). Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks. Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, 8(1), 144-147. http://www.arctt.info/volume-8-summer-2010

Vancouver

Powell V, Stevens B, Hand S, Simmonds M. Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks. Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine. 2010 Jun 4;8(1):144-147.

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Powell, Vaughan ; Stevens, Brett ; Hand, Steve ; Simmonds, Maureen. / Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks. In: Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine. 2010 ; Vol. 8, No. 1. pp. 144-147.

Bibtex

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