Theory of mind tasks and executive functions: a systematic review of group studies in neurology.

@article{AboulafiaBrakha2011TheoryOM,
  title={Theory of mind tasks and executive functions: a systematic review of group studies in neurology.},
  author={Tatiana Aboulafia-Brakha and Blaise Christe and M D Martory and Jean-Marie Annoni},
  journal={Journal of neuropsychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={5 Pt 1},
  pages={39-55}
}
A growing number of studies have been addressing the relationship between theory of mind (TOM) and executive functions (EF) in patients with acquired neurological pathology. In order to provide a global overview on the main findings, we conducted a systematic review on group studies where we aimed to (1) evaluate the patterns of impaired and preserved abilities of both TOM and EF in groups of patients with acquired neurological pathology and (2) investigate the existence of particular relations… CONTINUE READING