Prefrontal Lobes and Social Development *

@article{Ackerly1950PrefrontalLA,
  title={Prefrontal Lobes and Social Development *},
  author={Spafford Ackerly},
  journal={The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine},
  year={1950},
  volume={22},
  pages={471 - 482}
}
Writing this article for the issue of the Journal honoring Dean Winternitz has given me great joy and deep satisfaction. It embodies, I hope, something of the scientific spirit to which I was exposed at Yale under his able and inspiring leadership. The use of prefrontal lobotomy in the amelioration of the effects of certain forms of mental illness in the… CONTINUE READING