Developmental changes in within- and between-network connectivity between late childhood and adulthood.

@article{Barber2013DevelopmentalCI,
  title={Developmental changes in within- and between-network connectivity between late childhood and adulthood.},
  author={Anita D. Barber and B. S. Caffo and James J. Pekar and Stewart H. Mostofsky},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={2013},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={156-67}
}
A number of behavioral changes occur between late childhood and adulthood, including maturation of social cognition, reward receptivity, impulsiveness, risk-taking and cognitive control. Although some of these abilities show linear improvements with age, some abilities may temporarily worsen, reflecting both the restructuring and/or strengthening of connections within some brain systems. The current study uses resting state functional connectivity to examine developmental differences between… CONTINUE READING