[Relationship between source monitoring in episodic memory and executive function in normal aging].

@article{Haj2012RelationshipBS,
  title={[Relationship between source monitoring in episodic memory and executive function in normal aging].},
  author={Mohamad El Haj and Philippe Allain},
  journal={Geriatrie et psychologie neuropsychiatrie du vieillissement},
  year={2012},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={197-205}
}
Age-related source monitoring decline in episodic memory has been traditionally attributed to executive dysfunctioning. However, the literature does not reveal whether all source monitoring categories are impaired at the same level in the elderly. It is also unclear whether the source monitoring decline can be attributed to a specific executive function. In the present paper, we address these shortcomings by using specific source monitoring and executive tasks. Twenty four young and 22 older… CONTINUE READING