Operant conditioning to increase ventricular heart rate (VHR) was carried out in 3 subjects with complete heart block. None of the subjects increased VHR consistently. This finding suggests that operant conditioning of VHR is possible only when the conduction path between atria and ventricles is not interrupted.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 1975|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physiology (medical)
- Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
- Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology