Disinherited, exaggerated responses to objects and environmental cues (utilization behavior) occur predominantly with frontal lobe damage. We report a striking example associated with paramedian thalamic infarction suggesting a thalamofrontal component to environmental interactions that require inhibition, self-monitoring, and cognitive flexibility.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1991|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Clinical Neurology