involves the examining individual touching the individual's face at the same time as touching the back of their hand; this is a test of tactile extinction and similar to the double-simultaneous tactile sensation.

FACE-HAND TEST: "There is a range of diagnostic measures physicians can use to examine a patient, one of those is the face-hand test."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FACE-HAND TEST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/face-hand-test/ (accessed September 24, 2021).