A N400 ERP Study in letter recognition after passive tactile stimulation training in blind children and sighted controls.

CONCLUSIONS: Blind children learn to recognize SSD-delivered letters better than seeing controls and had greater N400 amplitude in the occipital region. To the best of our knowledge, our results provide the first published example of standard letter recognition (not Braille) by children with blindness using a tactile delivery system. PMID: 31227674 [PubMed - in process]
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