Exploration of gender differences on attention levels with cancellation tests

GÜVEN A., BATBAT T., Emekli N., Demir M.

2017 Medical Technologies National Conference, TIPTEKNO 2017, Trabzon, Turkey, 12 - 14 October 2017, vol.2017-January, pp.1-3 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 2017-January
  • Doi Number: 10.1109/tiptekno.2017.8238112
  • City: Trabzon
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-3
  • Keywords: Attention, Cancellation tests, Sex
  • Istanbul Medipol University Affiliated: No


Cognitive functions and especially attention is very important function over whole life in humankinds. This makes attention is keystone for researchers not only cognitive health but also marketing, stage-gate process and education. In this work Mesulam's cancellation tests have been used. We examined attention levels of participants based on sex differences and identified effect on experiments. As a result, there was no sex-specific difference between the participants in the same social conditions and the same age group.