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any result that follows its cause after an interval

a delayed effect of a drug or therapy

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Matsumiya hypothesized that if the visual system really does respond to signals from another modality, then we should see evidence for face aftereffects from one modality to the other.
Previous studies have indicated that patients with incomplete SCI can adapt to a robotic-generated resistance load during gait and generate an aftereffect consisting of an increased stride length following resistance load release [15-16].
The study by Glasser, along with his advisor, Professor Duje Tadin, and colleagues James Tsui and Christopher Pack of the Montreal Neurological Institute, shows that humans experience the Motion Aftereffect even if the motion that they see in the background is so brief that they can't even tell whether it is heading to the right or the left.
The finding suggests that much of the early processing of motion in the brain, such as that required for the motion aftereffect, depends on how an observer directs his or her attention to a moving object, writes Oliver Braddick of the University of Cambridge, England, in an accompanying commentary.
The NAS is a tool that helps the organization and provision of nursing care, aims to detect alterations early, and allows for quick treatment and, therefore, the prevention of aftereffects (Rehn et al.
As for the aftereffects of a fright, "Almost any adult can remember back to a scary movie or television show that caused so much fear that the emotional upset lingered for a few days, weeks, or months.
Summary: To this day, people from Halabja still suffer the aftereffects of the gas attack.
IT says a lot about Leslie Ash that despite having to live with the crippling aftereffects of MRSA, the enduring 'trout pout' label and her sister slagging her off at every opportunity, she still has a brilliant sense of fun.
WORLD number 14 Andy Murray insisted he had suffered no aftereffects from the wrist injury which had ruled him out since mid-May as he returned to claim a 6-4 6-4 victory in the first round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal.
High fuel costs and the aftereffects of the hurricanes continue to hamper the discounter's performance, executives said.
Having to deal with a debilitating psychological problem, Craver discovered remarkable healing approaches showing the reader how easy it is to recover from the aftereffects of traumatic experiences by using the right techniques.
Yates cited low investment returns, the growth of regulation, the aftereffects of the equities bear market and continuing weak bond yields.
Darkness and danger are always present in the work of South African artists, no matter the attempts to whitewash the aftereffects of apartheid, and, Rhode, like many, remains particularly sensitive to the potential for violence to erupt under the most ordinary circumstances.
ROBERT Kilroy Silk, who cut his political teeth as Labour MP for Ormskirk and later Knowsley North during the 70s and 80s, seems to be suffering from the aftereffects of an over-inflated ego.
She goes on to examine the war's aftereffects, such as the 1892 Nurses Pension Act, which restricted pensions to those who had served as Union army nurses only, excluding women who had held other kinds of positions.