Brain organization for language from the perspective of electrical stimulation mapping

@article{Ojemann1983BrainOF,
  title={Brain organization for language from the perspective of electrical stimulation mapping},
  author={George A. Ojemann},
  journal={Behavioral and Brain Sciences},
  year={1983},
  volume={6},
  pages={189 - 206}
}
  • G. Ojemann
  • Published 1 June 1983
  • Psychology
  • Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Abstract A model for the organization of language in the adult humans brain is derived from electrical stimulation mapping of several language-related functions: naming, reading, short-term verbal memory, mimicry of orofacial movements, and phoneme identification during neurosurgical operations under local anesthesia. A common peri-Sylvian cortex for motor and language functions is identified in the language dominant hemisphere, including sites common to sequencing of movements and… 
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