Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
- What in the world is consciousness?Adam Zeman
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
Prog Brain Res 150:1-10. 2005..Varied interests converge on the study of consciousness, from the sciences and the humanities, creating scope for interdisciplinary misunderstandings, but also for a fruitful dialog...
- The science of sleepAdam Zeman
University of Edinburgh
Clin Med 5:97-101. 2005
- McLeod syndrome: life-long neuropsychiatric disorder due to a novel mutation of the XK geneAdam Zeman
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh E4 2XU, UK
Psychiatr Genet 15:291-3. 2005..DNA studies demonstrated a single-base deletion at position 172 in exon 1 of the XK gene, giving rise to a premature stop codon at position 129 in exon 2...
- A case of transient epileptic amnesia with radiological localizationChristopher R Butler
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Nat Clin Pract Neurol 4:516-21. 2008..The attacks were sometimes associated with olfactory hallucinations. Between amnestic episodes, the patient noticed a gradual deterioration in his recall of remote events, despite normal performance on standard memory tests...
- Narcolepsy and excessive daytime sleepinessAdam Zeman
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 1PU
BMJ 329:724-8. 2004
- FMRI in patients with motor conversion symptoms and controls with simulated weaknessJon Stone
Division of Clinical Neurosciences, School of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
Psychosom Med 69:961-9. 2007..It is a common clinical problem in neurology but its neural correlates remain poorly understood...
- A case of evolving post-ictal language disturbance secondary to a left temporal arteriovenous malformation: jargon aphasia or formal thought disorder?Adam Zeman
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, UK
Cogn Neuropsychiatry 11:465-79. 2006..We describe a patient with focal pathology in the left STG, giving rise acutely to a fluent dysphasia, which gradually evolved into formal thought disorder...
- Theories of visual awarenessAdam Zeman
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
Prog Brain Res 144:321-9. 2004..Progress at this frontier of visual neuroscience requires that scientists and philosophers join forces to clarify the concepts of experience and consciousness...
- Tales from the temporal lobesAdam Zeman
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
N Engl J Med 352:119-21. 2005
- Pitfalls in the diagnosis of hydrocephalusTim Ambrose
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 69:192-5. 2008..Resulting delays in diagnosis can be hazardous. Doctors in all specialties should be familiar with the protean presentations of hydrocephalus...
- Prosopagnosia following nonconvulsive status epilepticus associated with a left fusiform gyrus malformationHelen Wright
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9A9, UK
Epilepsy Behav 9:197-203. 2006..Focal neuropsychological deficits in patients with refractory partial epilepsy who develop nonconvulsive status epilepticus may be underdiagnosed...
- What do we mean by "conscious" and "aware"?Adam Zeman
Peninsula Medical School, Mardon Neurorehabilitation Unit, Exeter, UK
Neuropsychol Rehabil 16:356-76. 2006..Health professionals treating disorders of consciousness should be aware both of its scientific complexities and of its broad cultural background, which influences the public understanding of these conditions...