Evaluating short-term and working memory in older adults: French normative data

  title={Evaluating short-term and working memory in older adults: French normative data},
  author={Nathalie Fournet and Jean Luc Roulin and Fanny Vallet and Marine Beaudoin and Stefan Agrigoroaei and Adeline Paignon and C{\'e}cile Dantzer and Olivier Desrichard},
  journal={Aging \& Mental Health},
  pages={922 - 930}
Short-term and working memory (WM) capacities are subject to change with ageing, both in normal older adults and in patients with degenerative or non-degenerative neurological disease. Few normative data are available for comparisons of short-term and WM capacities in the verbal, spatial and visual domains. To provide researchers and clinicians with a set of standardised tasks that assess short-term and WM using verbal and visuospatial materials, and to present normative data for that set of… 
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