P J Eslinger
Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
- Empathy and social-emotional factors in recovery from strokePaul J Eslinger
Departments of aMedicine Division of Neurology, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, University Hospital Rehabilitation Center, The M S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Curr Opin Neurol 15:91-7. 2002....
- Developmental shifts in fMRI activations during visuospatial relational reasoningPaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology EC037, College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center, The Pennsylvania State University, P O Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Brain Cogn 69:1-10. 2009....
- Rehabilitation and management of executive function disordersPaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA
Handb Clin Neurol 110:365-76. 2013..The evidence base for identifying effective treatments is promising but remains limited with a need to broaden the focus on real world functional outcomes...
- Social cognition, executive functioning, and neuroimaging correlates of empathic deficits in frontotemporal dementiaPaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, EC037, PA State Hershey Medical Center, P O Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:74-82. 2011..Findings suggest that bvFTD causes multiple types of breakdown in empathy, social cognition, and executive resources, mediated by frontal and temporal disease...
- Developmental frontal lobe imaging in moral judgment: Arthur Benton's enduring influence 60 years laterPaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, Penn State College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:158-69. 2009..Findings confirm a significant role for anterior-medial prefrontal cortex in the typical development and maturation of moral decision making, consistent with clinical lesion case descriptions...
- Oops! Resolving social dilemmas in frontotemporal dementiaPaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, The Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:457-60. 2007..We investigated this model by examining the resolution of standardised social dilemmas in patients with a social and executive disorder (SOC/EXEC) caused by frontotemporal dementia (FTD)...
- Metacognitive deficits in frontotemporal dementiaP J Eslinger
Department of Neurology H037, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1630-5. 2005..To investigate whether metacognitive impairments in self-awareness and self-monitoring occur in patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD), particularly among those with prominent social and dysexecutive impairments...
- Integrative study of cognitive, social, and emotional processes in clinical neurosciencePaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
Cogn Behav Neurol 18:1-4. 2005
- Developmental outcomes after early prefrontal cortex damagePaul J Eslinger
Department of Neurology, Laboratory of Clinical Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, Penn State University, College of Medicine, Hershey Medical Center, P O Box No 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Brain Cogn 55:84-103. 2004..The findings support the fundamental importance of prefrontal cortex maturation in protracted cognitive, social-emotional, and moral development...
- Changes in Mini-Mental State Exam in community-dwelling older persons over 6 years: relationship to health and neuropsychological measuresPaul J Eslinger
Department of Medicine Division of Neurology, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
Neuroepidemiology 22:23-30. 2003..Results suggest that a decline of three or more points on the MMSE in community-dwelling, older persons without acute illness may signify important changes in health and cognition...
- Neurological and neuropsychological bases of empathyP J Eslinger
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey, USA
Eur Neurol 39:193-9. 1998..Treatment possibilities are presented, though more comprehensive research is needed...
- Adolescent neuropsychological development after early right prefrontal cortex damageP J Eslinger
Department of Medicine, Laboratory of Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, Penn State University College of Medicine, PA, USA
Dev Neuropsychol 18:297-329. 2000..Treatment of the attentional difficulties is currently being investigated...
- Taste perception in patients with insular cortex lesionsT C Pritchard
Department of Behavioral Science, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey 17033, USA
Behav Neurosci 113:663-71. 1999..The unexpected deficit in the left-hemispheric stroke patients for taste recognition on the right side of the tongue suggests that taste information from both sides of the tongue passes through the left insula...
- The anatomic basis of utilisation behaviour: a shift from frontal-parietal to intra-frontal mechanismsPaul J Eslinger
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center, 17033 0850, USA
Cortex 38:273-6. 2002
- Reduction of magnetic field inhomogeneity artifacts in echo planar imaging with SENSE and GESEPI at high fieldQing X Yang
Department of Radiology, Center for NMR Research, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey 17033, USA
Magn Reson Med 52:1418-23. 2004..The SENSE and GESEPI methods are complementary in artifact reduction. Combining these two techniques produces a method capable of reducing all three types of EPI artifacts while maintaining rapid acquisition time...
- Emotional perception deficits in amyotrophic lateral sclerosisErin K Zimmerman
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Cogn Behav Neurol 20:79-82. 2007..Because frontal pathophysiology can alter emotional perception, we examined whether emotional perception deficits occur in ALS, and whether they are related to depressive or dementia symptoms...
- Unawareness of cognitive deficit (cognitive anosognosia) in probable AD and control subjectsAnna M Barrett
Department of Neurology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, USA
Neurology 64:693-9. 2005..To develop a quantitative method of assessing cognitive anosognosia in six cognitive and two noncognitive domains...
- Cerebral plasticity and recovery of function after childhood prefrontal cortex damageKyle Thompson
Department of Neurology, Penn State College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0859, USA
Dev Neurorehabil 12:298-312. 2009..His pattern of recovery has been examined and tracked over the past 17 years and evolved from initial significant impairments in executive, spatial and attentional abilities from the brain lesion to remarkable recovery of function...
- Abnormal Wada and neuropsychological testing results due to topiramate therapyP H McCabe
Department of Medicine Section of Neurology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
Epilepsia 41:906-8. 2000..Repeat testing on lamotrigine and carbamazepine showed improvement in his scores, allowing him to undergo surgery. Physicians must therefore be cautious in evaluating such test scores while a patient is on topiramate...
- Effects of early onset brain injury on the development of cognition and behavior: introduction to the special issueD Tranel
Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa College of Medicine, USA
Dev Neuropsychol 18:273-80. 2000....
- Functional magnetic resonance imaging study of human olfaction and normal agingJianli Wang
Center for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Research, Department of Radiology, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:510-4. 2005..In the present study, we tested the hypothesis that aged adults have intact though reduced activity in the central olfactory system using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
- Simulation-based executive cognitive assessment and rehabilitation after traumatic frontal lobe injury: a case reportUsha Satish
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, USA
Disabil Rehabil 30:468-78. 2008..To investigate whether identifying specific deficits after brain injury can lead to a more focused and potentially effective cognitive rehabilitation technology...
- Morals and the human brain: a working modelJorge Moll
Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group GNNC, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rua Pinheiro Guimarães, 22 4 degrees andar, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
Neuroreport 14:299-305. 2003..This model provides a framework for empirical testing with current methods of neurobehavioral analysis...
- The moral affiliations of disgust: a functional MRI studyJorge Moll
Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, LABS Hospitais D Or, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281 080, Brazil
Cogn Behav Neurol 18:68-78. 2005..Human disgust encompasses a variety of emotional experiences that are ingrained in frontal, temporal, and limbic networks...
- The neural correlates of moral sensitivity: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation of basic and moral emotionsJorge Moll
Neuroimaging and Behavioral Neurology Group, Hospitais D Or and LABS, RJ, 22281 081, Brazil
J Neurosci 22:2730-6. 2002..We suggest that the automatic tagging of ordinary social events with moral values may be an important mechanism for implicit social behaviors in humans...
- Amantadine for adynamic speech: possible benefit for aphasia?Anna M Barrett
Stroke Rehabilitation Research Program, Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:605-12. 2007..Although amantadine is used in neurorehabilitation of motivational disorders and head injury, it is not commonly prescribed to improve aphasia. This pilot study examined verbal fluency on and off amantadine for nonfluent speech...
- Improving cognition and function through exercise intervention in Alzheimer's diseaseFang Yu
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 38:358-65. 2006..To analyze the effects of cognition on function and to explore the potential of aerobic exercise for promoting cognitive and functional capacities...