Right-handers have negligibly higher IQ scores than left-handers: Systematic review and meta-analyses

  title={Right-handers have negligibly higher IQ scores than left-handers: Systematic review and meta-analyses},
  author={Eleni Ntolka and M. Papadatou-Pastou},
  journal={Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews},
  • Eleni Ntolka, M. Papadatou-Pastou
  • Published 2018
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews
  • HighlightsSystematic review of 36 studies (66,108 individuals) measuring full IQ scores.Three sets of meta‐analyses including data on 20,442 individuals.Marginal differences in mean IQ scores detected between right‐ and left‐handers.Negligible difference in favor of right‐handers. ABSTRACT The relationship between intelligence and handedness remains a matter of debate. The present study is a systematic review of 36 studies (totaling 66,108 individuals), which have measured full IQ scores in… CONTINUE READING
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