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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 ...

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.verywell.com/phineas-gage-2795244

Jun 25, 2017 ... Phineas Gage suffered a terrible injury that made him one of the most famous cases ... Gage miraculously survived the accident but was so changed as a result that many ... In 2012, new research estimated that the iron rod destroyed ... Today , scientists better understand the role that the frontal cortex has to ...

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. ... The day after his accident, a local newspaper misstated the ... The most important firsthand information comes from John Harlow, ... Scientists now know that parts of the frontal lobes contribute to ..... (One involves Barbie dolls, another Legos.

open.lib.umn.edu/intropsyc/chapter/3-3-psychologists-study-the-brain-using-many-different-methods

Areas in the frontal lobe of Phineas Gage were damaged when a metal rod blasted ... The accident helped scientists understand the role of the frontal lobe in these .... researchers can conclude that this particular area of the brain is important to ...

thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2012/05/16/reopening-the-case-of-phineas-gage/comment-page-1

May 16, 2012 ... Phineas Gage, 25, was working as a railroad construction supervisor in Vermont. ... Gage survived for almost 12 years after this accident, but people who knew him said he ... Now, scientists have new insights into Gage's brain. ... Researchers compared information about Gage's skull to magnetic resonance ...

bigthink.com/going-mental/the-odd-case-of-phineas-gage

In 1994, Hanna Damasio and a team of researchers returned to the Phineas Gage ... But when injuries like Phineas Gage's happened by accident, scientists got ...