a: Prefrontal cortex ~
b: brain's filter


"The prefrontal cortex is like the brain's filter - it helps you pay attention to important things and to ignore unimportant things," said Farchione. "Although the exact mechanism of action of the stimulants is unknown, they seem to affect the prefrontal cortex and improve an individual's ability to filter information,"

Writer: Tiffany Farchione, M.D., medical officer, Division of Psychiatry Products,
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Aug 26 2015 11:30 AM

Send a comment/complaint about this entry to Metamia.com:


Please provide any other details you think
will be useful to us in the text area below.