frontal lobe

Known as: Frontal region, Frontal Lobes, Frontal Cortices 
The part of the cerebral hemisphere anterior to the central sulcus, and anterior and superior to the lateral sulcus.
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2017
Review
2017
Executive functions (EFs) are high-level cognitive processes, often associated with the frontal lobes, that control lower level… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abnormalities of prefrontal cortical function are prominent features of schizophrenia and have been associated with genetic risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To devise a short bedside cognitive and behavioral battery to assess frontal lobe functions. METHODS The designed… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
The human frontal cortex helps mediate working memory, a system that is used for temporary storage and manipulation of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Theory of mind, the ability to make inferences about others' mental states, seems to be a modular cognitive capacity that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A quantitative investigation of the ability to carry out a variety of cognitive tasks was performed in 3 patients who had… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
We determined the origin of corticospinal neurons in the frontal lobe. These neurons were labeled by retrograde transport of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Twenty-six patients with unilateral or bilateral frontal lobe excisions were compared with age and IQ matched controls on a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Seventy-nine patients with unilateral frontal- or temporal-lobe excisions and 18 normal control subjects were tested on four self… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Milner's (1963) report of impaired performance on the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (WCST) in a group of patients with frontal lobe… (More)
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