Cognitive deficits following stroke in the basal ganglia.

  title={Cognitive deficits following stroke in the basal ganglia.},
  author={Jacqueline B H Hochstenbach and Karel P M van Spaendonck and Alexander Rudolf Cools and Martin W. I. M. Horstink and T W Mulder},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  volume={12 6},
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of a stroke in the basal ganglia on cognitive functioning. DESIGN As part of a larger prospective study on the neuropsychological and psychosocial consequences of stroke, 12 patients with a stroke confined to the basal ganglia were examined. SETTING The patients were assessed in one of the three participating hospitals… CONTINUE READING