Insights into the ageing mind: a view from cognitive neuroscience

@article{Hedden2004InsightsIT,
  title={Insights into the ageing mind: a view from cognitive neuroscience},
  author={Trey Hedden and John D. E. Gabrieli},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={5},
  pages={87-96}
}
As we grow older, we may grow wiser, but we can also experience memory loss and cognitive slowing that can interfere with our daily routines. The cognitive neuroscience of human ageing, which relies largely on neuroimaging techniques, relates these cognitive changes to their neural substrates, including structural and functional changes in the prefrontal cortex, medial temporal lobe regions and white matter tracts. Much remains unknown about how normal ageing affects the neural basis of… 

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