Cerebral Hemispheres: Functions and Parts

The cerebral hemispheres are well differentiated in the human brain; each receives information and controls the contralateral body part, called the hemifield. That is, the right cerebral hemisphere controls the left hemifield and the left cerebral hemisphere controls the right hemifield. Although at first glance both hemispheres may seem the same, they actually have anatomical and functional characteristics that differentiate them. … Read more