NAFE PATTERN THEORY

first proposed by John Paul, the theory suggests that the pattern during which neurons fire is what's responsible for any cutaneous sensations.

NAFE PATTERN THEORY: "According to the nafe pattern theory, the sensation of cutaneous sensation is due to the sequence or pattern of neuron firing."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "NAFE PATTERN THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nafe-pattern-theory/ (accessed October 22, 2017).
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