Table 1

Characteristics of participants: sex and handedness as well as means and standard deviations of age and general cognitive ability for each group
Functional illiterates Regularly reading
Trained (n= 20) Untrained (n= 10) Controls (n= 14)
Sex 13 male 7 male 3 male
Handedness 16 right handed 10 right handed 13 right handed
Age 41.20 (9.59) 42.00 (11.27) 34.21 (10.94)
Non-verbal IQ 86.70 (7.41) 90.10 (12.22) 104.29 (14.58)

Boltzmann and Rüsseler

Boltzmann and Rüsseler BMC Neuroscience 2013 14:154   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-14-154

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