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Vartanian, O. (author), Replete, V. (author), Saint, S.A. (author), Quana, L. (author), Forbes, S. (author), Beaudoin, M.E. (author), Brunyé, T.T. (author), Bryant, D.J. (author), Feltman, K.A. (author), Heaton, K.J. (author), McKinley, R.A. (author), van Erp, J.B.F. (author), Vergin, A. (author), Whittaker, A. (author)
Working memory (WM) is the system responsible for maintaining and manipulating information, in the face of ongoing distraction. In turn, WM span is perceived to be an individual-differences construct reflecting the limited capacity of this system. Recently, however, there has been some evidence to suggest that WM capacity can increase through...
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Ferro, D.A. (author), Deijen, J.B. (author), Koppes, L.L. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author), Twisk, J.W. (author), Drent, M.L. (author)
Background: Physical activity and fitness in adolescence may improve cognition in adulthood by increasing insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I). Methods: As part of the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study, following subjects from age 13 to 42 years, physical activity and fitness of 303 subjects were assessed annually between the ages...
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Oosterman, J.M. (author), de Goede, M. (author), Wester, A.J. (author), van Zandvoort, M.J.E. (author), Kessels, R.P.C. (author)
Objective: The ability to make inferences about knowledge, thoughts and feelings of others, i.e. perspective taking, is a key element of social cognition. Clinical observations indicate that Korsakoff patients may have impairments in social cognition, but studies are scarce. Also, executive dysfunction is present in Korsakoff patients, which may...
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Huijbregts, S.C.J. (author), de Sonneville, L.M.J. (author), Licht, R. (author), van Spronsen, F.J. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Sergeant, J.A. (author)
Fifty-seven 7-14-year-old early- and continuously treated phenylketonuria (PKU) patients and 65 matched controls performed a sustained attention task. PKU patients with plasma phenylalanine (phe) levels higher than 360 μmol/l at the time of testing exhibited, compared to controls, lower speed of information processing, a lower ability to inhibit...
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