• Frontal sinusitis, tension headaches and migraines are some of the most common causes of headaches affecting the frontal lobe area, as listed by Right Diagnosis. (reference.com)
  • A stroke in the right frontal region can affect a person's ability to self-monitor during multitasking, says University of Exeter neuroscientist Tim Hodgson. (livestrong.com)
  • Hodgson and his team tested patients who had suffered a stroke to either the left or the right frontal lobe in a multitasking exercise, according to a 2007 Medical News Today report. (livestrong.com)
  • Hodgson points out that while people with a right frontal stroke may have fewer language difficulties than people with a left frontal stroke, they also tend to have a harder time performing everyday activities that require self-monitoring while multitasking, such as cooking. (livestrong.com)
  • What are the effects of right frontal lobe damage? (reference.com)
  • The effects of right frontal lobe damage include problems with self-monitoring, attention and concentration, personality, inhibition of behavior and emotio. (reference.com)
  • The spindle neurons found at a higher density in the right frontal insular cortex are also found in the anterior cingulate cortex, which is another region that has reached a high level of specialization in great apes. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is supported by functional imaging results showing that the structure and function of the right frontal insula is correlated with the ability to feel one's own heartbeat, or to empathize with the pain of others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drugs that help memory in Alzheimer dementia are rarely of benefit for frontal lobe deficits or problems. (medscape.com)
  • A subset of the diffuse cerebral changes and psychometric deficits found in chronic alcoholics is similar to that seen in the frontal lobe syndrome. (hindawi.com)
  • The research focused on frontal lobe deficiency, a condition resulting in problems with executive function that can manifest itself in memory difficulties, attention deficits and an inability to curb alcohol consumption. (promises.com)
  • Hama S, Yamashita H, Shigenobu M, Watanabe A, Kurisu K, Yamawaki S. Post-stroke affective or apathetic depression and lesion location: left frontal lobe and bilateral basal ganglia. (medscape.com)
  • Bruns apraxia, or frontal ataxia is a gait apraxia found in patients with bilateral frontal lobe disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • The increase of risk taking amongst damaged frontal lobe patients can be directly observed during gambling, and gambling tasks have been developed to measure such behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • A brief period of confusion known as a postictal state may sometimes follow a seizure occurring in the frontal lobes. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, these postictal states are often undetectable and generally do not last as long as the periods of confusion following seizures that occur in the temporal lobes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pathogenesis of frontal lobe disorders entails, various pathologies some are as follows: Foster Kennedy syndrome - It is caused due to tumor of frontal lobe and gives rise to ipsilateral optic atrophy and contralateral papilledema. (wikipedia.org)
  • Antisocial behaviour is a characteristic feature of frontal disinhibition syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before Kevin's concentration completely collapsed, I turned to frontal lobe functioning. (tbilaw.com)
  • Do you have trouble focusing as a frontal lobe functioning? (tbilaw.com)
  • Do you have a hard time staying on topic when you're in a conversation with your frontal lobe functioning? (tbilaw.com)
  • Are you absent minded with your frontal lobe functioning? (tbilaw.com)
  • Do you have problems with blurting things out that you shouldn't, saying the wrong thing, doing the wrong thing with your frontal lobe functioning? (tbilaw.com)
  • I have long believed that the best way to understand frontal lobe functioning interviews is to conduct an interview using a on a list of those issues. (tbilaw.com)
  • Unlike the formal assessment and scoring involved in that frontal lobe functioning assessment tool, I use less structure and more conversation and instinct in my interviews. (tbilaw.com)
  • Gordon Johnson: Do you find yourself to be absentminded with your problems with your frontal lobe functioning? (tbilaw.com)
  • Gordon Johnson: Do you have a hard time making choices as to what to buy because of your frontal lobe functioning problems? (tbilaw.com)
  • Gordon Johnson: We're talking about things after your accident and problems with your frontal lobe functioning. (tbilaw.com)
  • Gordon Johnson: Do you go to the store for one thing and come home with something else (which can be attributed to problems with frontal lobe functioning)? (tbilaw.com)