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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Goldenberg, G; Hermsdörfer, J; Glindemann, R; Rorden, C; Karnath, HO 
Title:
Pantomime of tool use depends on integrity of left inferior frontal cortex. 
Abstract:
Pantomime of tool use is a frequently used test for apraxia. For basic cognitive neuroscience, pantomime of tool use is of interest because it constitutes a link between instrumental and communicative manual actions. We used lesion subtraction analysis to determine the locations specifically associated with defective pantomime of tool use in patients with left-brain damage and aphasia. Subtraction of lesions of patients with normal pantomime from those with defective pantomime yielded a maximum...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Cereb Cortex 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
17 
Journal issue:
12 
Pages contribution:
2769-76 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1047-3211 
TUM Institution:
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik