Weir Mitchell's observations on sensory localization and their influence on Jacksonian neurology.

@article{Louis2006WeirMO,
  title={Weir Mitchell's observations on sensory localization and their influence on Jacksonian neurology.},
  author={Elan Daniel Louis and George K. P. York},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={66 8},
  pages={1241-4}
}
BACKGROUND John Hughlings Jackson (1835-1911) in London was critical in advancing the concept of cerebral localization. Hughlings Jackson, however, did not work in a vacuum. Silas Weir Mitchell (1829-1914), in Philadelphia, published several clinical observations related to localization. OBJECTIVE To examine Weir Mitchell's clinical observations on… CONTINUE READING