Differential effect of right and left hemispheric lesions on two memory tasks: free recall and frequency judgement.

@article{Vakil1991DifferentialEO,
  title={Differential effect of right and left hemispheric lesions on two memory tasks: free recall and frequency judgement.},
  author={Eli Vakil and S Galek and Nachum Soroker and Haim Ring and Yigal Gross},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 10},
  pages={981-92}
}
We investigated the relationship between lateralized cerebral damage and two memory tasks; free recall and frequency judgement. Free recall is considered to be processed effortfully while frequency judgement is considered to be processed automatically (Hasher and Zacks). Nine right brain-damaged patients (RBD), nine left brain-damaged patients (LBD) and… CONTINUE READING