ERIC Number: EJ481088
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Developmental Dyslexia, Neurolinguistic Theory and Deviations in Brain Morphology.
Hynd, George W.; And Others
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v3 n3-4 p345-62 Dec 1991
Reviews computer tomography and magnetic resonance imaging studies examining deviations in brain morphology. Discusses methodological and technical issues. Concludes that dyslexics show variations in specific brain regions. Suggests that neuroimaging procedures appear to provide direct evidence supporting the importance of deviations in normal patterns of brain morphology in dyslexia. (RS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Genetic and Neurological Influences on Reading Disability.