Phantom limbs: The body in mind

@article{Halligan2002PhantomLT,
  title={Phantom limbs: The body in mind},
  author={Peter W. Halligan},
  journal={Cognitive Neuropsychiatry},
  year={2002},
  volume={7},
  pages={251 - 269}
}
  • P. Halligan
  • Published 1 August 2002
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Cognitive Neuropsychiatry
Introduction. Advances in our knowledge of corporeal awareness is not limited to patients with amputations, however, until recently, the study of ''phantom limbs'' was neglected by comparison with less common disorders of body perception. Method. Reasons for the neglect of this potentially informative and common condition are conspicuous by their absence in previous reviews. Over the past decade, however, experimental investigations of phantom limbs have revealed the dynamic neural processes… Expand
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