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2.1.1. Brain Research HistoryPhineas Gageor When did the incident with Phineas happen?Where was Phineas when the injury occurred?Who was he (what did he do, etc)?What happened to him (describe his injury & how ithappened)?State what was surprising about his injury, in terms of whatdoctors THOUGHT would happen and what ACTUALLYhappened.Phineas Gage is arguably the most important brain injury case of all times.You’llalmost certainly learn about him again.WHY is his case considered to be sofoundational to our understanding of the brain?Brain Scientists:Summarize the work of brain scientistsGall, Penfield, Wernicke &Broca, describing how brain understanding shifted with each man’s discoveryYou will have to do some research!In each box, describe 1) which scientist is connected to the illustration 2) what that scientist
contributed to our understanding of neuroscience 3) how that scientist made his discoveries
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Traumatic brain injury, Phineas Gage, Brain Research History, important brain injury case of all times

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