Action Video Game Training for Healthy Adults: A Meta-Analytic Study

@inproceedings{Wang2016ActionVG,
  title={Action Video Game Training for Healthy Adults: A Meta-Analytic Study},
  author={Ping Wang and Han-hui Liu and Xing-Ting Zhu and Tian Xiao Meng and Huijie Li and Xi-Nian Zuo},
  booktitle={Front. Psychol.},
  year={2016}
}
Action video game (AVG) has attracted increasing attention from both the public and from researchers. More and more studies found video game training improved a variety of cognitive functions. However, it remains controversial whether healthy adults can benefit from AVG training, and whether young and older adults benefit similarly from AVG training. In the present study, we aimed to quantitatively assess the AVG training effect on the cognitive ability of adults and to compare the training… CONTINUE READING