Motor expertise and performance in spatial tasks: A meta-analysis.

  title={Motor expertise and performance in spatial tasks: A meta-analysis.},
  author={Daniel Voyer and Petra Jansen},
  journal={Human movement science},
The present study aimed to provide a summary of findings relevant to the influence of motor expertise on performance in spatial tasks and to examine potential moderators of this effect. Studies of relevance were those in which individuals involved in activities presumed to require motor expertise were compared to non-experts in such activities. A final set of 62 effect sizes from 33 samples was included in a multilevel meta-analysis. The results showed an overall advantage in favor of motor… CONTINUE READING