Spatial cognition in Parkinson’s disease and neurodegenerative dementias

Abstract

Spatial awareness is dependent on the cortical areas of the temporal–parietal junction and on a larger parietal–frontal network communicating via the superior occipito–frontal fasciculus. The hippocampal formation may enhance the spatial information processed within short term memory with cognitive information through the neocortical–hippocampal loop of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10339-006-0075-5