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Cognitive impairment, depression and the specificity of autobiographical memory in the elderly.

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Previous research has shown that both depressed (Williams and Scott, 1988) and elderly (Winthorpe and Rabbitt, 1988) people have difficulties in being specific in autobiographical memory. However, no study has examined the joint impact of cognitive impairment and affective disturbance. In this preliminary study, 22 elderly people with memory complaints were tested with the Autobiographical Memory Test, the Brief Assessment Schedule Depression Cards, Geriatric Depression Scale and the Mini-Men...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Journal:
British journal of clinical psychology / the British Psychological Society
Volume:
36 ( Pt 3)
Issue:
3
Pages:
341-347
Publication date:
1997-09-01
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ISSN:
0144-6657
Source identifiers:
375531
Language:
English
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uuid:cdcc2ca8-3751-4400-b530-81d85f2cb2a7
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pubs:375531
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2013-11-17

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