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The intellectual functions of the frontal lobes a study based upon observation of a man after partial bilateral lobectomy by Richard Max Brickner

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


  • Brain -- Localization of functions.

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LC ClassificationsQP385 .B7
The Physical Object
Pagination354 p. :
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24210847M

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The book is technical but starts gently with the frontal lobe structured into three divisions: the orbitofrontal which modulates social control, the cingulate which relates to goal directed behavior, and the dorsolateral that underpins neuropsychological functions.4/4(5). The Intellectual Functions of the Frontal Lobes: A Study Based upon Observation of a Man After Partial Bilateral Frontal Lobectomy. The cognitive and behavioral functions of the frontal lobes have been of great interest to neuroscientists, neurologists, psychologists and psychiatrists. Recent technical advances have made it possible to trace their neuroanatomical connections more precisely and to conduct evoked potential and neuroimaging studies in patients.5/5(2). Everything You Want to Know About the Frontal Lobes. Table of Contents Senior Executive of The Brain and Personality - 1 Functional Overview - 7 Functional Localization of Symptoms - 11 The Frontal lobe Personality - 15 Frontal Lobotomy - 17 Loss of Inhibitions and Impulse Control - 23 Uncontrolled Laughter and Mirth - 25 Orbital Frontal Personality - 25 Intellectual Deficits, Loss/5(10).

  The Intellectual Functions of the Frontal Lobes; A Study Based upon Observation of a Man after Partial Bilateral Lobectomy. ‹ PREV ARTICLE. This Issue. NEXT ARTICLE ›. This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access. Frontal Dysfunction in Intellectual Disability only to locate a frontal lobe disorder but also to provide clues for designing the most appropriate educational and rehabilitative methodologies.   Some of the many other functions the frontal lobe plays in daily functions include: Speech and language production: Broca’s area, a region in the frontal lobe, helps put thoughts into words. frontal lobe (function) higher intellectual functions (concentration, decision making, planning) personality, verbal communication, voluntary control of skeletal muscles parietal lobe (function).

intellectual decline, but instead seemed to be something more specifically related to prefrontal lobe function – although none of the theorists at the time attempted either to characterise the.   The Intellectual Functions of the Frontal Lobe: A Study Based upon Observation of a Man After Partial Bilateral Frontal : Ward A. Holden.   In his new book The Executive Brain: Frontal Lobes and the Civilized Mind,1 Goldberg takes us on a journey, his own journey, from those early Moscow days to the present, a journey at once intellectual and personal. He provides a brilliant exposition of the complex functions of the frontal lobes, the most recently evolved and especially human part of the brain, examining the great range of frontal lobe . The content spans frontal lobe functions from birth to old age, from biochemistry and anatomy to rehabilitation, and from normal to disrupted function. The book is intended to be a standard reference work on the frontal lobes for researchers, clinicians, and students in the field of neurology, neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and health care.