BRACHIUM CONJUNCTIVUM

The superior cerebellar peduncle that runs from each hemisphere of our cerebellum to the pons.

BRAIN CENTER

A region of the brain that looks after a specific part or function of the body.

BRAIN POTENTIAL

A brain cells electric potential. See electrocephalography.

BRAIN-WAVE THERAPY

Alternative therapy where alpha and theta waves are stimulated to improve learning and memory.

BREATHING RETRAINING

Used to help treat hyperventilation by slowing down breathing in times of panic and anxiety.

BRIGHTNESS CONSTANCY

This is a perceptual constsancy where the same object will show the sam brightness in different levels of loght.

BRODMANN'S CYTOARCHITECTONIC AREA

This is the area identified by Korbinnian Brodmann.

BRUCE EFFECT

This is the effect of chemical communication that will bring about a miscarriage. See Whitten effect.

BUFFERING

1. The social support protection to a person in stressful situations. 2. Industrial and organisation theory where an organisation protects its operations from all...

BUPHTHALMOS

Eye enlargement that is a feature of congenital glaucoma.

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