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Dual task interactions due exclusively to limits in processing resources

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Science  24 Dec 1982:
Vol. 218, Issue 4579, pp. 1325-1327
DOI: 10.1126/science.7146915

Abstract

Information presented to each hemisphere of the commissurotomy patient is available only to the stimulated hemisphere. Despite this, the hemispheres have access to a common pool of processing resources, which, under conditions of demanding bilateral stimulation, is distributed between the hemispheres.