The Human Intruder Test: An Anxiety Assessment in Rhesus Macaques (Macaca Mulatta)
Contributor(s):: Emily J. Peterson
The human intruder test (HIT) is a noninvasive tool widely used for assessing anxiety in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta). This thesis explores the HIT procedure and applies it to a population of monkeys with a self-injurious behavioral pathology. Individual variation on this test can be used to...