Antonio Carota MD is a neurologist working
in the department of neurology (behavioral neurology and
memory units) of the university hospital in Lausanne, Switzerland.
He is involved in clinical and experimental research concerning
poststroke emotional, mood and cognitive disorders. He is
the author of articles and book chapters that have had an
international audience (Emotional behavior in acute stroke,
Cogn Behav Neurol 2005; A study of predictors of poststroke
depression, Neurology 2005; Defective spatial imagery in
pure Gerstmann’s syndrome, Eur Neurol 2004; Poststroke
depression, Adv Neurol 2003; Emotions, mood and behavioral
changes after stroke, Curr Opin Neurol 2002; Catastrophic
reaction in acute stroke: a reflex behavior in aphasic patients,
Neurology 2001; Cognitive recovery after stroke in Recovery
After stroke. Cambridge University Press. 2005) Dr. Carota
is trained in classical piano.