Prevost, Jean Louis

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Jean Louis, Swiss physician, 1838-1927.
Prévost law - the head turns toward a lateral cerebral lesion.
Prévost sign - seen in hemiplegia where there is conjugate deviation of the head and eyes.
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In 1899 Jean Louis Prevost and Frederik Battelie two physiologists from the University of Geneva, Switzerland, demonstrated small electrical shock could induce VF in dogs and that large current reverses the condition.