Walking and talking: dual-task effects on street crossing behavior in older adults.

@article{Neider2011WalkingAT,
  title={Walking and talking: dual-task effects on street crossing behavior in older adults.},
  author={Mark B. Neider and John G. Gaspar and Jason S. McCarley and James A. Crowell and Henry J. Kaczmarski and Arthur F. Kramer},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={260-8}
}
The ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously has become increasingly important as technologies such as cell phones and portable music players have become more common. In the current study, we examined dual-task costs in older and younger adults using a simulated street crossing task constructed in an immersive virtual environment with an integrated… CONTINUE READING