Sökning: "executive function EF"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden executive function EF.

  1. 1. Executive Control Processes: Dimensions, Development and ADHD

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Karin Cecilia Brocki; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :Psychology; Executive function; development; ADHD; inhibitory control; working memory; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : Deficits in higher order cognitive processes such as inhibitory control and working memory (WM), grouped under the term of executive function (EF), have been shown to constitute one important component of the complex neuropsychology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The aim of the present thesis was to examine EF in relation to ADHD, with primary focus on structure (i. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Working Memory and Higher-Order Cognition in Children

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Carin Tillman; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Intelligence; executive function EF ; working memory; ADHD; children; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : Higher-order cognitive functions, such as executive function (EF) and intelligence, are crucial to the everyday functioning of human beings. Gaining knowledge about these functions is important for our general understanding of human nature as well as for our ability to help those who may not develop these processes optimally. LÄS MER