Redistribution of cerebral activity during childhood

  title={Redistribution of cerebral activity during childhood},
  author={Hans Lou and Leif Henriksen and Gorm Greisen and S. A. Schneider},
  journal={Brain and Development},
Data on the functional development of brain structures in early childhood are scarce. Cognition changes markedly from pre-school age to school age, and we thought it of interest to examine the level of functional activity of selected brain regions. Nine preschool children were studied and compared with eight school children and eighteen adults. Xe133 emission tomography was used for determination of regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF). It was demonstrated that activity in the striatal regions… CONTINUE READING

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Redistribution of cerebral activity during childhood

H Lou, L Henriksen, G Greisen, S Schneider

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