An examination of dedifferentiation in cognition among African-American older adults.

@article{Sims2009AnEO,
  title={An examination of dedifferentiation in cognition among African-American older adults.},
  author={Regina C Sims and Jason C. Allaire and Alyssa A. Gamaldo and Christopher L. Edwards and Keith E. Whitfield},
  journal={Journal of cross-cultural gerontology},
  year={2009},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={193-208}
}
The structure and organization of cognitive abilities has been examined across the life span. The current analysis had three specific aims: (1) test the factor structure of a broad cognitive ability battery across three age groups; (2) examine differences in the pattern of factor covariation across age groups; and (3) examine the pattern of factor mean differences across age groups. A sample of 512 older African Americans (mean age = 66.6 years, 25.4% male) from the Baltimore Study of Black… CONTINUE READING

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