Assessment of executive function in adolescence: a comparison of traditional and virtual reality tools.

@article{Lalonde2013AssessmentOE,
  title={Assessment of executive function in adolescence: a comparison of traditional and virtual reality tools.},
  author={Gabrielle Lalonde and Myl{\`e}ne Henry and Anne Drouin-Germain and Pierre Nolin and Miriam H Beauchamp},
  journal={Journal of neuroscience methods},
  year={2013},
  volume={219 1},
  pages={76-82}
}
Paper-pencil type tests are traditionally used in the assessment of executive functions (EF); however, concerns have been raised as to whether these represent actual functioning in everyday life. Virtual reality (VR) environments offer a novel alternative for the assessment of cognitive function and therefore have the potential to enhance the evaluation of EF by presenting individuals with stimuli that come closer to reproducing everyday situations. The aims of this study were to (1) establish… CONTINUE READING
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