10 Terrifying Realities Of Lobotomies
Friederich Golz is said to have been the original brainchild of the lobotomy, though Gottlieb Burkhardt used it on six schizophrenic patients in 1892. The procedure actually had a calming effect on all of the patients who survived. Only four did survive.
John Fulton, a renowned neurologist, is thought to be the original concept owner of the lobotomy. He noticed a chimpanzee would become calmer following the surgery after destroying the connection.