Encoding process in delayed recall impairment and rate of forgetting in Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Degenszajn2001EncodingPI,
  title={Encoding process in delayed recall impairment and rate of forgetting in Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={J Degenszajn and Paulo Caramelli and Leonardo Ferreira Caixeta and Ricardo Nitrini},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2001},
  volume={59 2-A},
  pages={171-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the role of impaired encoding in learning and in delayed recall disturbances, and to evaluate the rate of forgetting in AD. METHOD Fifteen AD patients with mild or moderate dementia and 15 normal matched controls were assessed with the Buschke Selective Reminding Test. Delayed recall was evaluated after 30 minutes and after 24 hours… CONTINUE READING