Examine neuropsychology of memory and application of memory research.
Each patient undergoing an evaluation receives a brief paper and pencil test of their memory, language function and problem solving skills. The test usually takes one hour and is administered by a psychometrician. The test is helpful in detecting and quantifying problems and in monitoring changes over time.
Working memory: One view is that short-term memory represents the same system as long-term memory, but is used under rather special conditions which result in very little long-term retention. An alternative ...