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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phineas_Gage

Phineas P. Gage (1823–1860) was an American railroad construction foreman remembered for his improbable survival of an accident in which a large iron rod was driven completely through his head ...... [W]hat his case did show came solely from his surviving his accident: major operations [such as for tumors] could be ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontal_lobe_injury

... portion in color is the left frontal lobe, damaged in Phineas Gage's accident. The frontal lobe of the human brain is both relatively large in mass and less restricted in ... The important part of working memory is secondary memory, in which an ... As technology progressed, so did the tests scientists administer to evaluate a ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_was_the_accident_involving_Phineas_Gage_important_to_research_scientists

Why was the accident involving Phineas Gage important to research scientists? Why was the ... Did Phineas Gage have use of his left eye after his accident?

bigpictureeducation.com/brain-case-study-phineas-gage

Phineas Gage (1823–1860) was the victim of a terrible accident in 1848 ... made Gage a curiosity to the public and an important case study for scientists hoping to ... One of the pioneering researchers in this field at the time was David Ferrier, ...

www.biologycorner.com/anatomy/nervous/phineas.html

Article about Phineas Cage and how his behavior changed when a tamping iron damaged his brain in a railroad accident. ... Gage is the index case of an individual who suffered major personality changes after brain trauma, ... however, this area of research is yet to blossom, and neuroscientists know little more about the ...

www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2014/05/phineas_gage_neuroscience_case_true_story_of_famous_frontal_lobe_patient.html

May 6, 2014 ... Not Gage: His is the most famous name in neuroscience. ... Some scientists now even argue that, far from turning toward the ... The day after his accident, a local newspaper misstated the ... The most important firsthand information comes from John Harlow, ..... (One involves Barbie dolls, another Legos.

qz.com/964065/this-is-what-happened-to-the-scientist-who-stuck-his-head-inside-a-particle-accelerator

Apr 21, 2017 ... Amazing things are happening in particle science. ... With that major accomplishment, the LHC entered popular culture; it was ... Occasionally, however, unfortunate accidents yield case studies: opportunities for researchers to study ... of the US railway worker Phineas Gage and profoundly changed his ...

www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2010/nov/05/phineas-gage-head-personality

Nov 8, 2010 ... The extraordinary case of Phineas Gage has been used and abused ... home; › science ... Phineas Gage and the effect of an iron bar through the head on .... Macmillan's research suggests that the behavioural changes observed in Gage ... Regardless, Gage's was the first – and arguably the most important ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3353935

May 16, 2012 ... We model the WM damage in the notable case of Phineas P. Gage, ... resulting from neurological insult is among their major research and clinical advantages. .... is among the most famous and infamous in the history of brain science. .... effects on brain networks involving connectivity of the frontal lobe.