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  1. 1. Olfactory Function The Influence of Demographic, Cognitive, and Genetic Factors

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Margareta Hedner; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Olfaction; odor identification; odor threshold; odor discrimination; aging; gender; ApoE; BDNF; val66met; association study; population-based; psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : Olfactory function is affected by demographic, cognitive, and genetic factors. In the present thesis, three empirical studies investigated individual differences in olfactory ability. Study I explored demographic and cognitive correlates in common olfactory tasks; odor detection, odor discrimination, and odor identification. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Assessment and Remediation for Children with Special Educational Needs The role of Working Memory, Complex Executive Function and Metacognitive Strategy Training

    Detta är en avhandling från Östersund : MIttuniversitetet

    Författare :Petri Partanen; Mittuniversitetet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Children with special educational needs; Assessment; Working memory; Working memory training; Complex executive function; Planning; Metacognition; Mathematical learning difficulties; Barn i behov av stöd; Utredning; Arbetsminne; Arbetsminnesträning; Komplex exekutiv funktion; Planering; Metakognition; Matematiksvårigheter;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this thesis was to explore the role of different assessment tools and training regimens in assessment and remediation for children with special educational needs in school. A central purpose of assessment explored was that it should inform remediation, teaching and instruction. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Metabolic Health and Cognitive Function The Roles of Lifestyle and Shift Work

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Olga E. Titova; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cognitive function; Mediterranean diet; omega-3 fatty acids; MRI; shift work history; sleep; metabolic syndrome; Epidemiologi; Epidemiology; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Sammanfattning : The risk of cognitive impairment and metabolic disturbances increases during aging. Healthy lifestyle habits, such as a regular intake of fatty fish and adherence to the Mediterranean diet (MeDi), have been shown to slow age-related cognitive decline and decrease the risk of metabolic disturbances. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Cognition in interned adolescents aspects of executive functions and training

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Olov Nordvall; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; interned youth; adolescence; antisocial behavior; executive functions; cognitive training; transfer; performance-based measures; self-assessment; impulsivity; Psychology; psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis examines adolescents with a history of antisocial behavior with a focus on investigating executive functioning, impulsivity and experiences of everyday executive problems. The thesis further investigates the associations between self-reported and performance-based measures. LÄS MER