Bigger is better! Hippocampal volume and declarative memory performance in healthy young men

@inproceedings{Pohlack2012BiggerIB,
  title={Bigger is better! Hippocampal volume and declarative memory performance in healthy young men},
  author={Sebastian Pohlack and Patric Meyer and Raffaele Cacciaglia and Claudia Liebscher and Stephanie Ridder and Herta Flor},
  booktitle={Brain Structure and Function},
  year={2012}
}
The importance of the hippocampus for declarative memory processes is firmly established. Nevertheless, the issue of a correlation between declarative memory performance and hippocampal volume in healthy subjects still remains controversial. The aim of the present study was to investigate this relationship in more detail. For this purpose, 50 healthy young male participants performed the California Verbal Learning Test. Hippocampal volume was assessed by manual segmentation of high-resolution… CONTINUE READING

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