Training-induced structural changes in the adult human brain

  title={Training-induced structural changes in the adult human brain},
  author={B. Draganski and A. May},
  journal={Behavioural Brain Research},
  • B. Draganski, A. May
  • Published 2008
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Behavioural Brain Research
  • Structural and functional brain reorganisation can occur beyond the developmental maturation period and this was recently recognised as an intrinsic property of the human central nervous system. Brain injury or altered afferent input due to environmental changes, novel experience and learning new skills are known as modulators of brain function and underlying neuroanatomic circuitry. During the past decade invasive animal studies and in vivo imaging techniques have delineated the correlates of… CONTINUE READING
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