Development of Neuropsychology Milestones

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Neuroimaging technologies like CT and MRI allowed researchers to visualize and study the brain's structure in detail.

Cognitive Neuropsychology focuses on understanding cognitive processes through the study of individuals with brain damage.

Functional Brain Imaging techniques like PET and fMRI allowed researchers to observe brain activity in real-time and link it to specific cognitive tasks.

The understanding of neuroplasticity has influenced rehabilitation strategies for individuals with brain injuries.

Cognitive Neuroscience is a multidisciplinary field that combines psychology, neuroscience, and other disciplines to study the neural basis of cognition.

Neuropsychology focuses on the structure and function of the brain in relation to psychological processes and behaviors?

The development of neuropsychology as a field has not evolved over time?

Paul Broca and Carl Wernicke made crucial observations about vision deficits in patients with brain lesions?

Phineas Gage's case provided early evidence of the link between brain damage and personality changes?

Lobotomy was a procedure popular in the 19th century?


Explore the key milestones in the evolution of neuropsychology as a field, from the localization of brain function in the 19th century to the interdisciplinary contributions of psychology, neuroscience, medicine, and biology.

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