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Reassessing VMPFC: full of confidence?

Nature Neuroscience volume 18, pages 10641066 (2015) | Download Citation

The confidence that we place in our decisions can affect the judgments themselves. The BOLD signal in ventromedial prefrontal cortex automatically reflects the relationship between confidence and judgments on a range of tasks.

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  1. Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK

    • Helen C Barron
    • , Mona M Garvert
    •  & Timothy E J Behrens
  2. Oxford Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.

    • Timothy E J Behrens

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