Laura K Case

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Heightened motor and sensory (mirror-touch) referral induced by nerve block or topical anesthetic
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Neuropsychologia 51:1823-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Alternating gender incongruity: a new neuropsychiatric syndrome providing insight into the dynamic plasticity of brain-sex
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Dr M C 0109, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Med Hypotheses 78:626-31. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Diminished size-weight illusion in anorexia nervosa: evidence for visuo-proprioceptive integration deficit
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Drive 0109, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Exp Brain Res 217:79-87. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The phantom head
    Vilayanur S Ramachandran
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California at San Diego, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Perception 40:367-70. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Immediate interpersonal and intermanual referral of sensations following anesthetic block of one arm
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0109, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1521-3. 2010

Collaborators

  • Vilayanur S Ramachandran
  • Beatrix Krause

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Heightened motor and sensory (mirror-touch) referral induced by nerve block or topical anesthetic
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Neuropsychologia 51:1823-8. 2013
    ..We suggest that sensory and motor feedback exist in dynamic equilibrium with mirror representations; as feedback is reduced, the brain draws more upon visual information to determine- perhaps in a Bayesian manner- what to feel. ..
  2. doi request reprint Alternating gender incongruity: a new neuropsychiatric syndrome providing insight into the dynamic plasticity of brain-sex
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Dr M C 0109, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Med Hypotheses 78:626-31. 2012
    ..By providing a case of sharp brain-sex shifts within individuals, we believe that the study of AGI could prove illuminating to scientific understanding of gender, body representation, and the nature of self...
  3. doi request reprint Diminished size-weight illusion in anorexia nervosa: evidence for visuo-proprioceptive integration deficit
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Drive 0109, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Exp Brain Res 217:79-87. 2012
    ..We also suggest that a dysfunction in interactions between inferior parietal lobule (concerned with body image), insula, and hypothalamus may underlie AN...
  4. ncbi request reprint The phantom head
    Vilayanur S Ramachandran
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California at San Diego, McGill Hall, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Perception 40:367-70. 2011
    ..The fact that sensory referral here occurs to a part of the body that is not normally visually accessible challenges the leading Hebbian explanation of the well-studied rubber-hand illusion...
  5. doi request reprint Immediate interpersonal and intermanual referral of sensations following anesthetic block of one arm
    Laura K Case
    Center for Brain and Cognition, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0109, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1521-3. 2010
    ..To explore whether interpersonal and intermanual sensory referral occurs following anesthetic block of a limb and to test theories of disinhibition of mirror neuron activity and transcallosal referral...