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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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Review
2006
Review
2006
Currently, there is debate among scholars regarding how to operationalize and measure executive functions. These functions… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
We review evidence for partially segregated networks of brain areas that carry out different attentional functions. One system… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The second edition of Principles of Frontal Lobe Function is a newly organized, and thoroughly updated, volume divided into 9… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abnormalities of prefrontal cortical function are prominent features of schizophrenia and have been associated with genetic risk… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Though many neuroscientific methods have been brought to bear in the search for functional specializations within prefrontal… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The human frontal cortex helps mediate working memory, a system that is used for temporary storage and manipulation of… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Theory of mind, the ability to make inferences about others' mental states, seems to be a modular cognitive capacity that… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • RP Dum, PL Strick
  • The Journal of neuroscience : the official…
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 9091641
We determined the origin of corticospinal neurons in the frontal lobe. These neurons were labeled by retrograde transport of… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand