Cerebral lateralization and general intelligence: Gender differences in a transcranial Doppler study

@article{Njemanze2005CerebralLA,
  title={Cerebral lateralization and general intelligence: Gender differences in a transcranial Doppler study},
  author={Philip Chidi Njemanze},
  journal={Brain and Language},
  year={2005},
  volume={92},
  pages={234-239}
}
  • P. Njemanze
  • Published 1 March 2005
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Brain and Language
The present study evaluated cerebral lateralization during Raven's progressive matrices (RPM) paradigm in female and male subjects. Bilateral simultaneous transcranial Doppler (TCD) ultrasound was used to measure mean blood flow velocities (MBFV) in the right and left middle cerebral arteries (MCAs) in 24 (15 females and 9 males) right-handed normal subjects. The female subjects used a left hemisphere strategy, while males used a right hemisphere strategy to successfully solve RPM tasks. This… Expand
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