The role of prefrontal regions in the Stroop task.

  title={The role of prefrontal regions in the Stroop task.},
  author={Pere Vendrell and Carme Junque and Jes{\'u}s Pujol and Maria Angeles Jurado and Joan Molet and Jordan Grafman},
  volume={33 3},
The Stroop is a classical paradigm that presumably involves the inhibition of automatic responses and is frequently used to assess the frontal lobe functions. We investigated the effect of discrete prefrontal lesions in a Stroop task. A sample of 32 patients with frontal lesions were matched with normal controls by sex, age and years of education… CONTINUE READING