Criterion-specific reduction of verbal fluency in right brain-damaged right-handers.

@article{Joanette1986CriterionspecificRO,
  title={Criterion-specific reduction of verbal fluency in right brain-damaged right-handers.},
  author={Yves Joanette and Pierre Goulet},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={1986},
  volume={24 6},
  pages={875-9}
}
Thirty-five vascular right brain-damaged (RBD) and 20 control (C) subjects were submitted to a verbal fluency task for which acceptability criteria were either semantic or formal. Results showed that subjects with a vascular lesion limited to the right hemisphere do show a statistically significant reduction of verbal fluency as compared to controls, that… CONTINUE READING