Working memory modulates neural efficiency over motor components during a novel action planning task: An EEG study

@article{Behmer2014WorkingMM,
  title={Working memory modulates neural efficiency over motor components during a novel action planning task: An EEG study},
  author={L. P. Behmer and L. Fournier},
  journal={Behavioural Brain Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={260},
  pages={1-7}
}
  • L. P. Behmer, L. Fournier
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Behavioural Brain Research
  • Research shows neural efficiency of motor-related activity based on learning and expertise in a specific domain (e.g., guitar playing, sharp-shooting or a sport). However, it is unknown whether neural efficiency of motor-related activity, underlying action planning and maintenance, can be modulated by general cognitive ability alone. This study examined whether working memory span can influence motor-related neural activity during a novel motor task. Participants were divided into low- and high… CONTINUE READING
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