Effects of working memory training on children born preterm.

  title={Effects of working memory training on children born preterm.},
  author={Clara Shuk-Ching Lee and Jacqueline R Pei and Gail H Andrew and Kimberly A Kerns and Carmen R Rasmussen},
  journal={Applied neuropsychology. Child},
  volume={6 4},
Researchers have reported benefits of working memory training in various populations, however, the training gains in preterm population is still inadequately studied. This study aimed to investigate the transfer and lasting effects of an online working memory training program on a group of preterm children aged between 4 and 6 years (mean gestational age = 28.3 weeks; mean birth weight = 1153 grams). Children were asked to perform the Cogmed JM at home for approximately 15 minutes a day, 5 days… CONTINUE READING