Is relational reasoning dependent on language? A voxel-based lesion symptom mapping study.

@article{Baldo2010IsRR,
  title={Is relational reasoning dependent on language? A voxel-based lesion symptom mapping study.},
  author={Juliana V. Baldo and Silvia A. Bunge and Stephen M. Wilson and Nina F. Dronkers},
  journal={Brain and language},
  year={2010},
  volume={113 2},
  pages={59-64}
}
Previous studies with brain-injured patients have suggested that language abilities are necessary for complex problem-solving, even when tasks are non-verbal. In the current study, we tested this notion by analyzing behavioral and neuroimaging data from a large group of left-hemisphere stroke patients (n=107) suffering from a range of language impairment… CONTINUE READING