Episodic memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease: a behaviorally anchored scale.

@article{Johnson1994EpisodicMD,
  title={Episodic memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease: a behaviorally anchored scale.},
  author={Jeffery L. Johnson},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  year={1994},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={
          337-46
        }
}
This research represents an investigation into a behaviorally anchored scale for assessment of episodic memory. The Episodic Memory Scale (EMS) was theoretically derived and developed for use in a professional office environment. Performances of patients diagnosed with dementia of the Alzheimer's Type (N = 17) were significantly worse (p <.002) on the EMS than a comparison group (N = 17) of patients with cognitive dysfunction not associated with Alzheimer's disease. The EMS was positively and… CONTINUE READING

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