Theta synchronization in the human EEG and episodic retrieval

@article{Doppelmayr1998ThetaSI,
  title={Theta synchronization in the human EEG and episodic retrieval},
  author={Michael Doppelmayr and Wolfgang Klimesch and J Schwaiger and P Auinger and T. Winkler},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  year={1998},
  volume={257},
  pages={41-44}
}
Event-related desynchronization (ERD) and synchronization (ERS) was measured during episodic retrieval in a specially designed recognition task which forces subjects to avoid semantic search strategies. ERD represents the percentage of a decrease, ERS an increase in band power. The results show that only the theta band differentiates between good and bad episodic memory performers and that good performance is related to a large degree of theta synchronization. The delta and alpha bands did not… 
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