Magnetic brain stimulation and brain function?
Presenter: Alan Cowey
Published: January 2010
Age: 18-22 and upwards
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Source/institution: Royal Society
Like his nineteenth century contemporaries David Ferrier tried to reveal cerebral localisation of function by direct electrical stimulation of the exposed brain of animals. With some notable exceptions the results were disappointing and confined to the systems governing movement, posture and balance.