Age-related differences and complexity of ongoing activities in time- and event-based prospective memory.

@article{dYdewalle2001AgerelatedDA,
  title={Age-related differences and complexity of ongoing activities in time- and event-based prospective memory.},
  author={G{\'e}ry d'Ydewalle and D Bouckaert and Els Brunfaut},
  journal={The American journal of psychology},
  year={2001},
  volume={114 3},
  pages={411-23}
}
Aging is presumed to disrupt self-initiated processing, and a time-based prospective memory task (i.e., action to be performed at a particular time) entails more self-initiated activities than an event-based prospective memory task (i.e., action to be performed to a critical event). Accordingly, older participants are predicted to be particularly bad in a time-based prospective memory task. However, the prediction is not always confirmed. Self-initiated activities entail central executive… CONTINUE READING

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