Sex differences in visual-spatial working memory: A meta-analysis

  title={Sex differences in visual-spatial working memory: A meta-analysis},
  author={Daniel Voyer and Susan D. Voyer and Jean Saint-Aubin},
  journal={Psychonomic Bulletin \& Review},
Visual-spatial working memory measures are widely used in clinical and experimental settings. Furthermore, it has been argued that the male advantage in spatial abilities can be explained by a sex difference in visual-spatial working memory. Therefore, sex differences in visual-spatial working memory have important implication for research, theory, and practice, but they have yet to be quantified. The present meta-analysis quantified the magnitude of sex differences in visual-spatial working… 

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