Sara Bottiroli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pavia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Can computer familiarity regulate the benefits of computer-based memory training in normal aging? A study with an Italian sample of older adults
    Sara Bottiroli
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 16:401-18. 2009
  2. pmc Promoting transfer in memory training for older adults
    Elena Cavallini
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:314-23. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Age and subcultural differences on personal and general beliefs about memory
    Elena Cavallini
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Piazza Botta 6, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Aging Stud 27:71-81. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Beyond false belief: theory of mind in young, young-old, and old-old adults
    Elena Cavallini
    University of Pavia, Italy
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 76:181-98. 2013
  5. pmc Does task affordance moderate age-related deficits in strategy production?
    Sara Bottiroli
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 17:591-602. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Can computer familiarity regulate the benefits of computer-based memory training in normal aging? A study with an Italian sample of older adults
    Sara Bottiroli
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 16:401-18. 2009
    ..Furthermore, no link resulted between computer familiarity and memory benefits. These findings support the application of the computer-based memory training with older adults, independently of them being computer users or not...
  2. pmc Promoting transfer in memory training for older adults
    Elena Cavallini
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:314-23. 2010
    ..Unfortunately, the benefits of training can rarely be generalized to other tasks for which adults were not specifically trained. We investigated the benefits of instruction-based training in promoting transfer effects in older adults...
  3. doi request reprint Age and subcultural differences on personal and general beliefs about memory
    Elena Cavallini
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Piazza Botta 6, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Aging Stud 27:71-81. 2013
    ..The two subcultural groups differed in terms of memory performance, with Sardinian individuals outperforming the Milanese. Findings are discussed in relation to the view of aging in different subcultural contexts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beyond false belief: theory of mind in young, young-old, and old-old adults
    Elena Cavallini
    University of Pavia, Italy
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 76:181-98. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest a specific impairment in inferring mental states starting from 60 years of age that seems to be independent of changes in executive functions...
  5. pmc Does task affordance moderate age-related deficits in strategy production?
    Sara Bottiroli
    Department of Psychology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 17:591-602. 2010
    ..Most important, age-related deficits in strategy use were greater for the former task and nonexistent for the latter one, suggesting that task affordance moderates age differences in strategy use...