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Table 3 Data of auditory evoked event-related potentials (oddball paradigm) recording presented separately for both subjects group

From: Musical ability is associated with enhanced auditory and visual cognitive processing

  Musicians (n = 10) Non-musicians (n = 10) Significance
Frequent stimulus
 P1 latency (ms) 60 ± 2 63 ± 3 ns (p = 0.229)
 N1 latency (ms) 125 ± 22 112 ± 6 ns (p = 0.247)
 P2 latency (ms) 229 ± 27 199 ± 17 p = 0.021
 N2 latency (ms) 302 ± 11 259 ± 43 ns (p = 0.190)
 P3 latency (ms) 360 ± 29 332 ± 48 ns (p = 0.400)
Infrequent stimulus
 P1 latency (ms) 54 ± 5 71 ± 29 ns (p = 0.413)
 N1 latency (ms) 109 ± 10 109 ± 9 ns (p = 0.631)
 P2 latency (ms) 171 ± 20 180 ± 13 ns (p = 0.165)
 N2 latency (ms) 218 ± 22 230 ± 15 ns (p = 0.123)
 P3 latency (ms) 328 ± 34 360 ± 10 p = 0.019
 P3 amplitude (µV) 13 ± 5 12 ± 4 ns (p = 0.971)
 P3 habituation (ms) −5.8 ± 19.6 17.4 ± 11.2 p = 0.009
Mean choice reaction time (ms) 345 ± 43 349 ± 56 ns (p = 1.000)