Neuroanatomy of Visuospatial Abilities

Russell Bauer, Ph.D., ABPP

Professor, University of Florida

Live lecture date: 7/26/2021

These learning questions are brought to you by the KnowNeuropsychology / APPCN collaboration.

*This quiz has four multiple-choice questions and one discussion question.

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You are evaluating a patient with a lesion that has resulted in achromatopsia. Based on what you know, achromatopsia might correspond to which of the following groups of syndromes?

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‘Space cells’ in the Entorhinal Cortex, which are associated with things like defining Euclidean space within the available environment and “compass orientation” include all of the following except:

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You are studying the visual “channels” for motion, form and color. Which of the following pathways is correct as described by Dr. Bauer with respect to this issue?

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The distinction between what an object is and where it is located begins where?

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Discussion: After reviewing this presentation, spend some time discussing the Dorsal, “Core” and Ventral syndromes associated with neuropsychological disorders of vision.

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