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Distractor or Noise? The Influence of Different Sounds on Cognitive Performance in Inattentive and Attentive Children

By Göran Söderlund and Sverker Sikström

Submitted: March 10th 2011Reviewed: September 8th 2011Published: February 15th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29657

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Göran Söderlund and Sverker Sikström (February 15th 2012). Distractor or Noise? The Influence of Different Sounds on Cognitive Performance in Inattentive and Attentive Children, Current Directions in ADHD and Its Treatment Jill M. Norvilitis, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/29657. Available from:

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