[Effect of aging on real route memorization: the role of working memory and episodic memory].

@article{Gras2012EffectOA,
  title={[Effect of aging on real route memorization: the role of working memory and episodic memory].},
  author={Doriane Gras and Marie-Paule Daniel and Guy Labiale and Pascale Piolino and Val{\'e}rie Gyselinck},
  journal={Geriatrie et psychologie neuropsychiatrie du vieillissement},
  year={2012},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={
          463-70
        }
}
This research investigates the role of different memory components in the age-related decline of new route learning. Few studies have considered real route learning, for which the situation can be more complex, and the richness greater than with simple mazes. In this experiment, the memory of a route in a real city has been assessed considering visual scene recognition, directions recognition, and temporal order memorization. Thirty young adults (m=25 years old) and 30 older adults (m=70 years… 

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