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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Frisch, S; Förstl, S; Legler, A; Schöpe, S; Goebel, H 
Title:
The interleaving of actions in everyday life multitasking demands. 
Abstract:
It has been argued that executive tests should capture central aspects of executive functions in everyday life such as initiating and monitoring parallel actions in low-structured environments (so-called multitasking; see Burgess, 2000). We present a cooking task in order to assess executive function impairments in brain-damaged patients, which focuses on a central feature of multitasking, the interleaving of tasks (Burgess, 2000). Behavioural performance of 21 brain-damaged patients (stroke, t...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Neuropsychol 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
257-69 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1748-6645 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie