Affiliation: Fondazione Santa Lucia
- Changes in white matter in long-term survivors of severe non-missile traumatic brain injury: a computational analysis of magnetic resonance imagesFrancesco Tomaiuolo
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, 00179 Rome, Italy
J Neurotrauma 22:76-82. 2005....
- Gross morphology and morphometric sequelae in the hippocampus, fornix, and corpus callosum of patients with severe non-missile traumatic brain injury without macroscopically detectable lesions: a T1 weighted MRI studyF Tomaiuolo
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1314-22. 2004..In addition, the predictability of the length of coma from the selected anatomical volumes was examined...
- Morphology and morphometry of the corpus callosum in Williams syndrome: a T1-weighted MRI studyF Tomaiuolo
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, 306 Ardeatina, 00179 Roma, Italy
Neuroreport 13:2281-4. 2002..These combined features indicate an aberrant development of the CC in patients with WS and document some of the anatomical abnormalities that may underlie some of the cognitive impairments observed in subjects with WS...
- Selective sparing of face learning in a global amnesic patientG A Carlesimo
IRCCS S Lucia, V Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:340-6. 2001..To test the hypothesis that visual memory for faces can be dissociated from visual memory for topographical material...
- Episodic memory impairment in patients with Alzheimer's disease is correlated with entorhinal cortex atrophy. A voxel-based morphometry studyM Di Paola
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
J Neurol 254:774-81. 2007..Damage to the entorhinal cortex, deafferenting the hippocampus from neocortical inputs, interferes with episodic memory consolidation in AD patients...
- Parieto-frontal interactions in visual-object and visual-spatial working memory: evidence from transcranial magnetic stimulationM Oliveri
IRCCS S. Lucia, Rome, Dipartimento di Psicologia, , , Rome, Italy
Cereb Cortex 11:606-18. 2001..These findings confirm the segregation of WM buffers for object and spatial information in the posterior cortical regions. In the frontal cortex, the DLPFC appears to be necessary for WM computations regardless of the stimulus material...
- Interhemispheric transfer time in a patient with a partial lesion of the corpus callosumF Tomaiuolo
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
Neuroreport 12:1469-72. 2001..5 ms) at any eccentricity. These findings suggest that specific callosal channels mediate the basic visuo-motor ITT and these do not include the rostrum and/or the splenium of the corpus callosum...
- Loss of spatial learning in a patient with topographical disorientation in new environmentsP Turriziani
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy Clinica Neurologica, Universita Tor Vergata, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:61-9. 2003..The hippocampus appears to be involved in the acquisition of new topographical spatial knowledge...
- Remembering what but not where: independence of spatial and visual working memory in the human brainG A Carlesimo
IRCCS S Lucia, Roma, Italy
Cortex 37:519-34. 2001....
- Morphology, morphometry and probability mapping of the pars opercularis of the inferior frontal gyrus: an in vivo MRI analysisF Tomaiuolo
IRCCS, S Lucia, Roma, Italy
Eur J Neurosci 11:3033-46. 1999..A probability map of the pars opercularis was constructed by averaging its location and extent in each individual normalized brain into Talairach space to aid in localization of activity changes in functional neuroimaging studies...
- Chronic schizophrenia as a brain misconnection syndrome: a white matter voxel-based morphometry studyGianfranco Spalletta
IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, and Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Schizophr Res 64:15-23. 2003..Thus, the white matters of these cerebral areas were structurally modified particularly in the left hemisphere and in those structures that control language and hearing processes...
- Dissociation between physical and mental number line bisection in right hemisphere brain damageFabrizio Doricchi
Fondazione Santa Lucia IRCCS LENA Laboratoire Europeen Neuroscience de l Action, Rome, Italy
Nat Neurosci 8:1663-5. 2005..Deviation in numeric interval bisection was associated with prefrontal damage and spatial working memory deficit...
- The dissociation of color from form and function knowledgeG Miceli
Department of Neurology, , Largo A. Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
Nat Neurosci 4:662-7. 2001..Lesion analysis suggests that such grounding requires the integrity of the mesial temporal regions of the left hemisphere...
- The anatomy of neglect without hemianopia: a key role for parietal-frontal disconnection?Fabrizio Doricchi
Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Roma, Italy
Neuroreport 14:2239-43. 2003..This disconnection can make neglect generalised and enduring also in patients suffering only partial damage of the parietal-temporal cortex, and who would otherwise show more selective attentional impairments...
- The neural correlates of grammatical gender: an fMRI investigationGabriele Miceli
Universita Cattolica, Rome, Italy and Istituto di Psicologia, CNR, Rome, Italy it
J Cogn Neurosci 14:618-28. 2002....
- White matter (dis)connections and gray matter (dys)functions in visual neglect: gaining insights into the brain networks of spatial awarenessFabrizio Doricchi
Dipartimento di Psicologia 39, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Cortex 44:983-95. 2008..Finally, we address the issue of diagnostic criteria to be used in future anatomo-clinical studies aiming at investigating the role of white matter and gray matter dysfunctions in spatial neglect...
- Language disorder in a child with early left thalamic lesionMaria Rosa Pizzamiglio
Servizio di Neuropsicologia Infantile, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
Neurocase 10:308-15. 2004..This case seems to confirm early hemispheric specialisation and the importance of a timely therapy...
- Unified univariate and multivariate random field theoryKeith J Worsley
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada H3A 2K6
Neuroimage 23:S189-95. 2004....
- Callosal morphology in Williams syndrome: a new evaluation of shape and thicknessEileen Luders
Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 7334, USA, and IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Roma, Italy
Neuroreport 18:203-7. 2007..Circumscribed structural alterations in callosal morphology might be candidate anatomic substrates for the unique cognitive and behavioral profile associated with Williams syndrome...
- Selective deficit of mental visual imagery with intact primary visual cortex and visual perceptionValentina Moro
Department of Psychology and Culture Anthropology, University of Verona, Italy
Cortex 44:109-18. 2008....