HCF

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AcronymDefinition
HCFHighest Common Factor (as opposed to lowest common denominator)
HCFHaute Coiffure Francaise (French fashion)
HCFHardcore Championship Fighting (Mixed Martial Arts)
HCFHighest Common Factor
HCFHybrid Crossfire
HCFHigh Capacity Feeder
HCFHost Controlled Family
HCFHispanic College Fund
HCFHealth Care Facilities
HCFHigh Cycle Fatigue
HCFHealth Care Fraud
HCFHybrid Coordination Function
HCFHart Communication Foundation
HCFHutchinson Correctional Facility (Kansas)
HCFHamilton Community Foundation (Ohio)
HCFHigh Capacity Feeder (copiers and printers)
HCFHundred Cubic Feet
HCFHistoric Charleston Foundation (South Carolina)
HCFHome Credit Finance
HCFHospitals Contribution Fund of Australia
HCFHalt and Catch Fire (Hacker's Dictionary)
HCFHealth Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City (Kansas City, MO)
HCFHawai'i Community Foundation
HCFHost Controller Free (modems)
HCFHarbour City Ferries (Sydney, Australia)
HCFHonda Canada Foundation
HCFHost Controlled Family (Rockwell chipset modems)
HCFHalf Circle Forward (motion; gaming)
HCFHigh Cost Fund
HCFHighland Credit Strategies Fund
HCFHost Command Facility
HCFHouse Conservatives Fund (Political Action Committee)
HCFHeparin Cofactor
HCFHealthy Community Fund (various locations)
HCFHistoric Columbia Foundation (Columbia, SC)
HCFHeight Correction Factor
HCFHorizon Christian Fellowship
HCFHardcore Fan
HCFHybridoma Cloning Factor
HCFHepatitis C Foundation
HCFHarper Court Foundation
HCFHigh Carbon Ferrochrome
HCFHotline Center Foundation
HCFHot Channel Factor
HCFHook Content Formula (enumerative combinatorics of Standard Young Tableaux)
HCFHigher Cortical Function
HCFHardened Compact Fiber
HCFHardware Configuration Facility
HCFHard Copy File
HCFHost Computer Facility
HCFHuman Care Foundation (New Delhi, India)
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From the above facts, the best example we can find of a connection between higher cortical functions and centers of the material brain is willful motor function.
The brain is the physical substance where higher cortical functions take place, but the whole gamut is controlled partially or entirely by the genetic makeup of the particular person.
The neurological assessment of this patient with complex visual hallucinations revealed normal higher cortical function and a new left-sided hemianopia.
Domestic trauma can cause significant neurobiological changes in the brain, decreasing an individual's ability to use higher cortical functions, resulting in difficulty with impulse control and emotion regulation (British J.
This book facilitates understanding of nervous system function with specific sections dealing with sensory and motor functions, functions mediated by the cranial nerves and so-called higher cortical functions.
This is exciting research, as it suggests that there may be a backdoor route into maintaining higher cortical functions in old age, that is, through the sustained activation of cerebellar networks via novel sensory-motor and cognitive activities, all of which I believe the cerebellum seeks to regulate and automate, working in concert with the cortex," added Hogan.
He begins by examining the history of the neurologic examination and steps through the process of assessing mental status, higher cortical functions, cranial nerves, the motor and sensory systems, the reflexes, coordination and gait, the autonomic and peripheral nervous systems, circulation and cerebrospinal fluid, and issues of orthopedic neurology.