Perception of action boundaries in patients with frontal lobe damage

@article{Zalla2003PerceptionOA,
  title={Perception of action boundaries in patients with frontal lobe damage},
  author={Tiziana Zalla and Pascale Pradat-Diehl and A. Sirigu},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={2003},
  volume={41},
  pages={1619-1627}
}
The prefrontal cortex is known to be involved in action planning and in controlling behaviour. Neuropsychological evidence also supports the idea that the prefrontal cortex is generally involved in processing complex events, such as action knowledge. Actions are represented in memory as sequences of goal-directed discrete events. Complex events can be divided into discrete smaller units and organised in a hierarchical manner. The aim of the present study was to investigate the ability of 9… CONTINUE READING
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