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El síndrome disejecutivo en la psicopatía

  title={El s{\'i}ndrome disejecutivo en la psicopat{\'i}a},
  author={E. Navas-Collado and Javier Mu{\~n}oz-Garc{\'i}a},
  journal={Revista De Neurologia},
Introduction. The executive function is a collection of cognitive abilities that allow the anticipation and establishment of goals, the formation of plans and programs, the beginning of activities and mental operations, the auto regulation of tasks, and the ability to carry on them efficiently. Both psychopathy and disexecutive syndrome have been considered as prototypes of frontal lobe damage, although they have been related very recently. Development. Psychopathy construct is not clear… 
The controversial relationship between neuroscience and moral responsibility in psychopaths
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La Psicopatía y su Repercusión Criminológica: Un modelo Comprehensivo de la Dinámica de Personalidad Psicopática
The Psychopathic personality disorder or Psychopathy, regardless their controversies in the clinical context, results of a crucial interest in the criminal and forensic psychopathology context, due
Neuroforensic analysis of violence: Proposed revision
Neuropsychological approach to brain function related to homicidal behavior primarily with changes in executive and planning related to the frontal lobe functions, as well as changes in the corpus callosum, amygdala, thalamus and alterations in the medial lobes temporary are presented.
Psicopatia: Revisões e Novas Direções
Com o desenvolvimento hoje da psicologia forense e da intersecao entre psicologia o direito tornou-se crucial aprofundar o conhecimento relativo aos quadros psicopatologicos que mais frequentemente
Propuesta de rehabilitación neuropsicológica de la atención, las funciones ejecutivas y empatía en personas con diagnóstico de trastorno antisocial de la personalidad, desvinculadas del conflicto armado colombiano
Resumen es: En las personas con diagnostico de trastorno antisocial de la personalidad se han evidenciado alteraciones de las funciones neuropsicologicas de la atenc...
Córtex pré-frontal, funções executivas e comportamento criminal
Tese de Doutoramento em Psicologia - Area de Especialidade Psicobiologia.%%%%Os comportamentos anti-sociais tem sido associados ao funcionamento pre-frontal, cuja disfuncao pode levar a perturbacoes
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Effects of Executive dysfunction in decision-making in patients with frontal brain damage.
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