Resource Summary

The internal capsule is a unique location where a large number of motor and sensory fibers travel to and from the cortex. Damage of any kind in this location will cause some relatively unique findings that can allow you to localize the lesions to the internal capule by exam alone.

Excellent teaching resource including videos produced by the Stanford Medicine 25 team led by Dr. Abraham Vergese.

The Stanford Medicine 25 team is the core group of physicians^ faculty and students led by Dr. Abraham Verghese. Each member plays various roles with the Stanford Medicine 25 team and our Program for Bedside Medicine.

Publication Date: 2017-1-1
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-11-06 07:50:53