Record number :
2248267
Title of article :
The relationship between testosterone and route-learning strategies in humans
Author/Authors :
Choi، نويسنده , , Jean and Silverman، نويسنده , , Irwin، نويسنده ,
Issue Information :
روزنامه با شماره پیاپی سال 2002
Pages :
5
From page :
116
To page :
120
Abstract :
The relationships between route-learning strategies and circulating testosterone and estradiol levels were investigated in men and women. Testosterone and estradiol concentrations were measured by salivary assays and route-learning strategies were assessed using a direction-giving paradigm based on a novel map. Testosterone was positively correlated with the use of male-biased route-learning strategies in men, but not in women. These findings suggest sex-specific patterns of relationships between circulating testosterone and spatial processing, which apply to everyday spatial behavior.
Keywords :
estradiol , Testosterone , Sex differences , Route-learning strategies
Journal title :
Brain and Cognition
Journal title :
Brain and Cognition
Serial Year :
2002
Link To Document :
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