Decrease of delta oscillatory responses is associated with increased age in healthy elderly


EMEK SAVAŞ D. D., GÜNTEKİN B., Yener G. G., BAŞAR E.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, vol.103, pp.103-109, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 103
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2015.02.006
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.103-109
  • Keywords: P300, Event-related oscillations, Delta, Aging, Healthy elderly, EVENT-RELATED POTENTIALS, LIFE-SPAN CHANGES, EVOKED-POTENTIALS, FREQUENCY-ANALYSIS, THETA-OSCILLATIONS, INHIBITORY CONTROL, GAMMA-OSCILLATION, BRAIN POTENTIALS, P300 AMPLITUDE, EEG-DYNAMICS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this study was to investigate changes in delta event-related oscillations (EROs) in younger and older healthy elderly subjects. We hypothesized that delta EROs were affected by age-related changes, which could be reflected in a visual oddball paradigm.