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Working memory in Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease

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Working memory impairments are frequently observed in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD). Recent research suggests that the mechanisms underlying these deficits might be dissociable using sensitive tasks, specifically those that rely on the reproduction of the exact quality of features held in memory.In patients with AD, working memory impairments are mainly due to an increase in misbinding errors. They arise when patients misremember which features (e.g., col...

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10.1007/7854_2019_103

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
Wadham College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
New College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6850-9255
NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre More from this funder
Wellcome Centre for Integrative Neuroscience More from this funder
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Pages:
325–344
Series:
Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences
Series number:
41
Host title:
Processes of Visuospatial Attention and Working Memory
Place of publication:
Switzerland
Publication date:
2019-07-26
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EISBN:
9783030310264
EISSN:
1866-3389
ISSN:
1866-3370
Pmid:
31347008
Source identifiers:
1037371
ISBN:
9783030310257
Language:
English
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2019-08-03

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