Unilateral neglect of representational space

Cortex. 1978 Mar;14(1):129-33. doi: 10.1016/s0010-9452(78)80016-1.


Two patients showing left unilateral neglect were asked to describe imagined perspectives of familiar surroundings. Left-sided details were largely omitted in the descriptions. Some theoretical implications of the occurrence of unilateral neglect in representational space are briefly considered.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Paresis / psychology
  • Perceptual Disorders / psychology*
  • Space Perception / physiology*
  • Stroke / psychology
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed