Alexia, Pure

Known as: Without Agraphias, Alexia, Agraphias, Alexia Without, Verbal Agnosia, Visual 
Loss of the power to comprehend written materials despite preservation of the ability to write (i.e., alexia without agraphia). This condition is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Reading systematically activates the left lateral occipitotemporal sulcus, at a site known as the visual word form area (VWFA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Functional neuroimaging and studies of brain-damaged patients made it possible to delineate the main components of the cerebral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
EEG correlates of a range of psycholinguistic word properties were used to investigate the time course of access to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
According to a simple anatomical and functional model of word reading, letters displayed in one hemifield are first analysed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The first steps in the process of reading a printed word belong to the domain of visual object perception. They culminate in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We investigated single-word reading in normal subjects and patients with alexia following a left occipital infarct, using PET… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Sensory information undergoes extensive associative elaboration and attentional modulation as it becomes incorporated into the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Standard accounts of pure alexia have favoured the view that this acquired disorder of reading arises from damage to a left… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We describe 4 patients who developed pure alexia after infarctions of the left cerebral hemisphere. All subjects employed a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The behavioral and anatomic correlates of pure alexia were analyzed in 16 patients. Right homonymous hemianopia failed to appear… (More)
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