The beneficial effect of testing: an event-related potential study

@inproceedings{Bai2015TheBE,
  title={The beneficial effect of testing: an event-related potential study},
  author={Cheng-Hua Bai and Emma K. Bridger and Hubert D. Zimmer and Axel Mecklinger},
  booktitle={Front. Behav. Neurosci.},
  year={2015}
}
The enhanced memory performance for items that are tested as compared to being restudied (the testing effect) is a frequently reported memory phenomenon. According to the episodic context account of the testing effect, this beneficial effect of testing is related to a process which reinstates the previously learnt episodic information. Few studies have explored the neural correlates of this effect at the time point when testing takes place, however. In this study, we utilized the ERP correlates… CONTINUE READING