Find another word for right-brain. In this page you can discover 4 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for right-brain, like: right hemisphere, left brain, parietal-lobe and goal-directed.
Most people have heard of left brain and right brain functions, but to understand gross motor skills, it's important to understand how the brain works in relation to these skills.
As for the left brain right brain aspect of this stage of development, the right side of the brain controls movements on the left side of the body and vice versa.
Neurologist Dr. Bruce Miller found evidence of a possible connection between savantism and left hemisphere brain damage, which resulted in the right brain hemisphere compensating for the left hemisphere impairments.
His study of CT and MRI scans of patients with dementia indicated that the right brain hemisphere is capable of producing savant abilities when compensating for left hemisphere brain damage.