Distraction and reorientation in children: a behavioral and ERP study.

@article{Wetzel2004DistractionAR,
  title={Distraction and reorientation in children: a behavioral and ERP study.},
  author={Nicole Wetzel and Stefan Berti and Andreas Widmann and Erich Schr{\"o}ger},
  journal={Neuroreport},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 8},
  pages={1355-8}
}
In the context of distraction, involuntary orienting to task-irrelevant deviations and the following reorienting to task-relevant stimulus information were studied in children aged 5-6 years. In an auditory distraction paradigm, reaction times were prolonged by 51 ms in trials including a task-irrelevant stimulus deviancy. Event-related potentials (ERPs… CONTINUE READING