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HUMAN BRAIN FUNCTION

FRONTAL LOBE
planning & problem solving

concentration & attention spam

reasoning , forward & critical thinking

emotional respond & empathy

expressive language & meaning

memory for habits & motor activities

PARIETAL LOBE
cognition & speech

information processing

pain & touch sensation

understand the concept of time

face recognition & visual attention

spatial orientation & body position

OCCIPITAL LOBE
visual perception

color recognition

depth perception

motion detection

TEMPORAL LOBE
hearing ability & auditory perception

understanding spoken language & rhythm

memory acquisition & learning

categorization & ordering of objects

emotional responses

some visual perception

CEREBELLUM
coordination of fine movement

balance & equilibrium

some memory for reflex motor acts

muscle tone

BRAIN STEM
breathing , heart rate , blood preesure

sweating , digestion , swallowing

temperature ( autonomic nervous system )

alertness , sleep , arousal

sense of balance ( vestibular function )

reflex to see & hear ( startle response )

BRAIN DAMAGE AFFECTS


FRONTAL LOBE
weaken / loss various area body movement

difficult with fine motor skills

unable to sequence daily movement tasks

persevere & tend to fixated on word / task

change in social behavior , mood & personal

hard to concentrate, memory , solve problem

PARIETAL LOBE
confuse between left & right

agraphia,alexia,acalculia,aphasia,agnosia

contralateral neglect,construction apraxia

problem with self care skill , anosagnosia

ocularapraxia,opticataxia,simultanagnosia

problem with visual attention & motor skill

OCCIPITAL LOBE
problems with vision & color identify

difficult with locate objects in environment

difficult to recognize familiar faces

difficulty with reading & writing

visual illusions & hallucinations

unable to recognize drawn objects or moves

TEMPORAL LOBE
attention auditory & visual input disturb

short memory loss & impaired long memory

altered sexual behaviour

Impaired organisation & objects category

altered personality & affective behaviour

persistent talking

CEREBELLUM
loss of coordination of fine motor movement

tremors, dizziness, vertigo

unable to walk , staggering , judge distance

unable to make rapid / alternate movements

abnormal eye movements & weak muscles

slurred speech

BRAIN STEM
decreased vital capacity

difficulty with swallowing

difficulty with balance & movement

dizziness & nausea

sleeping problems (Insomnia , sleep apnea)

organization & environment perception dif.