Episodic and semantic memory influences on picture naming in Alzheimer’s disease

@article{Small2008EpisodicAS,
  title={Episodic and semantic memory influences on picture naming in Alzheimer’s disease},
  author={J. A. Small and N. Sandhu},
  journal={Brain and Language},
  year={2008},
  volume={104},
  pages={1-9}
}
  • J. A. Small, N. Sandhu
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Brain and Language
  • This study investigated the relationship between semantic and episodic memory as they support lexical access by healthy younger and older adults and individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD). In particular, we were interested in examining the pattern of semantic and episodic memory declines in AD (i.e., word-finding difficulty and impaired recent memory) vis-à-vis more preserved remote memories. We administered a picture naming task in which the episodic period of the pictures and whether the… CONTINUE READING

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