Log In

John Jackson Edit Profile

Editor

Jackson, John Hughlings. English neurologist and neurophysiologist. As a result of his studies of epilepsy, Jackson demonstrated that specific areas of the cerebral cortex ( outer mantle of the brain ) control the functioning of particular organs and limbs. . He also demonstrated that Helmholtz's ophthalmoscope is a crucial diagnostic tool for disorders of the nervous system. . ( 1835-1911 ).

Background

Boxer, born in London, England, United Kingdom.