Sudden behavioral change. Guide to initial evaluation

Neurol Clin. 1984 Feb;2(1):3-22.


Described is an approach to understanding sudden behavioral change that is based on a simplified conceptual model of the functional anatomy of the CNS. The model explores the behavioral correlates of three interrelated CNS functional axes: vertical, lateral, and horizontal.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Attention
  • Cognition Disorders / diagnosis
  • Delusions / diagnosis
  • Emotions
  • Hallucinations / diagnosis
  • Humans
  • Language Disorders / diagnosis
  • Memory Disorders / diagnosis
  • Mental Disorders / diagnosis*
  • Neurologic Examination
  • Orientation