Are regular and irregular verbs dissociated in non-fluent aphasia? A meta-analysis.

@article{FaroqiShah2007AreRA,
  title={Are regular and irregular verbs dissociated in non-fluent aphasia? A meta-analysis.},
  author={Yasmeen Faroqi-Shah},
  journal={Brain research bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={74 1-3},
  pages={1-13}
}
The cognitive mechanisms and neuroanatomical substrates used by the brain to effortlessly generate morphologically complex words (write + ing --> writing) are little understood. The left inferior frontal gyrus (LIFG, including Broca's area) is often implicated as being involved, although its specific role is unclear. Data from brain damaged individuals, particularly those with Broca's aphasia, are often used as evidence to support or refute various theoretical perspectives. Typically… CONTINUE READING