Cerebral Control of Speech and Limb Movements by Geoffrey R. Hammond

By Geoffrey R. Hammond

Mentioned during this booklet is the organization among speech and events, particularly these of the popular hand. either are expert motor actions that seem to depend on an identical neural association that's to be had within the left hemisphere of the mind. the character of this organization of the cerebral keep an eye on of speech and expert handbook functionality is mentioned in 4 sections: 1. Motor keep watch over and speech examines speech as a motor task; 2. Language and gesture examines the correspondence among spoken language and guide gesture; three. Motor functionality and aphasia examines the motor impairments linked to aphasias; four. Interactions of speech and handbook functionality examines the interactions that happen among concurrent verbal and handbook actions.

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