Updating working memory in aircraft noise and speech noise causes different fMRI activations

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Sætrevik, Bjørn; Sörqvist, Patrik;
  • Publisher: BlackWell Publishing Ltd
  • Journal: Scandinavian Journal of Psychology,volume 56,issue 1,pages1-10 (issn: 0036-5564, eissn: 1467-9450)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4303944, doi: 10.1111/sjop.12171
  • Subject: Basic Medicine | substitution | cognitive conflict | fMRI | Medicinska och farmaceutiska grundvetenskaper | cognitive control | updating | frontal-parietal network | Executive functions; updating; substitution; cognitive conflict; cognitive control; noise; frontal-parietal network; fMRI | Executive functions | Cognition and Neurosciences | noise
    mesheuropmc: behavioral disciplines and activities

The present study used fMRI/BOLD neuroimaging to investigate how visual-verbal working memory is updated when exposed to three different background-noise conditions: speech noise, aircraft noise and silence. The number-updating task that was used can distinguish between... View more