Sci Rep 2021 Mar 31;11(1):7313. Epub 2021 Mar 31.
Department of Psychology, Educational Sciences and Human Movement, University of Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, Ed. 15, 90128, Palermo, Italy.
Anatomo functional studies of prism adaptation (PA) have been shown to modulate a brain frontal-parieto-temporal network, increasing activation of this network in the hemisphere ipsilateral to the side of prism deviation. This effect raises the hypothesis that left prism adaptation, modulating frontal areas of the left hemisphere, could modify subjects' performance on linguistic tasks that map on those areas. To test this hypothesis, 51 healthy subjects participated in experiments in which leftward or rightward prism adaptation were applied before the execution of a phonemic fluency task, i. Read More