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The precuneus: a review of its functional anatomy and behavioural correlates.
Functional neuroimaging studies have started unravelling unexpected functional attributes for the posteromedial portion of the parietal lobe, the precuneus. This cortical area has traditionallyExpand
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The international prevalence, epidemiology, and clinical phenomenology of Tourette syndrome: a cross-cultural perspective.
The overall international prevalence of Tourette syndrome (TS) is 1% in the majority of cultures of the world. Both TS and tics are certainly more obvious and may be more common in younger people.Expand
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Functional Connectivity and Coactivation of the Nucleus Accumbens: A Combined Functional Connectivity and Structure-Based Meta-analysis
This article investigates the functional connectivity patterns of the nucleus accumbens (NAcc) in 18 healthy participants using a resting state functional connectivity (rsFC) protocol. Expand
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Neuropsychological aspects of Tourette syndrome: a review.
Tourette syndrome (TS) is assumed to result from frontostriatal dysfunction, which would be expected to result in impairments in neuropsychological functions. This possibility has been explored in aExpand
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The Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome–Quality of Life Scale (GTS-QOL)
Background: Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (GTS) is a chronic neuropsychiatric disorder which has a significant detrimental impact on the health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) of patients. However,Expand
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Quality of life in young people with Tourette syndrome: a controlled study
Quality of life (QoL) may be adversely affected by Tourette syndrome (TS). Although the core symptoms of this complex neurodevelopmental disorder are tics, patients often present with an array ofExpand
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Clinical and psychopathological definition of the interictal dysphoric disorder of epilepsy
Purpose: Different authors suggested the occurrence of a pleomorphic affective syndrome in patients with epilepsy named interictal dysphoric disorder (IDD). We sought to investigate whether IDDExpand
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The behavioral spectrum of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome.
Gilles de la Tourette syndrome is a neurodevelopmental disorder consisting of multiple motor and one or more vocal/phonic tics. Tourette's syndrome is increasingly recognized as a commonExpand
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Misophonia: current perspectives
Misophonia is characterized by a negative reaction to a sound with a specific pattern and meaning to a given individual. In this paper, we review the clinical features of this relatively common yetExpand
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The Precuneus and Consciousness
  • A. Cavanna
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • CNS Spectrums
  • 1 July 2007
ABSTRACT This article reviews the rapidly growing literature on the functional anatomy and behavioral correlates of the precuneus, with special reference to imaging neuroscience studies usingExpand
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