Laterality of Verbal Intelligence in the Brain

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  16 Mar 1962:
Vol. 135, Issue 3507, pp. 922-923
DOI: 10.1126/science.135.3507.922


Patients with left-hemisphere epilepsy and their speech mechanism abnormally located in the right cerebral hemisphere are more similar in their verbal ability to ordinary patients with right-hemisphere epilepsy than to those with left-hemisphere epilepsy.