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Neuroanatomy of memory and amnesia: a case for multiple memory systems.

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Several different dissociable memory systems are considered in terms of their known or putative sites of pathology. In man, short-term memory can be selectively impaired by left hemisphere lesions near the acoustic projection area. There may be other modality-specific deficits. Long-term memory is considered in terms of a) knowledge systems, b) stable associative memory; c) priming, and d) event memory, with special reference to the amnesic syndrome. For each of these categories, clinical neu...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Journal:
Human neurobiology More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
2
Pages:
93-105
Publication date:
1987-01-01
ISSN:
0721-9075
Language:
English
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pubs:9521
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uuid:91999ec9-81a3-45e6-bbcc-ec93538cd4b3
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pubs:9521
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9521
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2012-12-19

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