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Is overgeneral autobiographical memory an isolated memory phenomenon in major depression?

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The present study explored the relation between overgeneral autobiographical memory (AM) and other aspects of memory functioning in depression. A total of 26 patients with major depressive disorder completed a set of memory tasks measuring AM specificity (AMT; Williams and Broadbent, 1986), working memory, semantic memory, verbal learning, delayed verbal recall, recognition memory, and source memory. Reduced specificity of AM was related to poor working memory (central executive functioning) ...

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10.1080/09658210600624614

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Hermans, D More by this author
Williams, JM More by this author
Demyttenaere, K More by this author
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Journal:
Memory (Hove, England)
Volume:
14
Issue:
5
Pages:
584-594
Publication date:
2006-07-05
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EISSN:
1464-0686
ISSN:
0965-8211
URN:
uuid:e5c82123-b7f1-446e-93c7-1e5dba8df797
Source identifiers:
139856
Local pid:
pubs:139856

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