Evidence from two genetic syndromes for the independence of spatial and visual working memory.

@article{Vicari2006EvidenceFT,
  title={Evidence from two genetic syndromes for the independence of spatial and visual working memory.},
  author={Stefano Vicari and Samantha Bellucci and Giovanni A. Carlesimo},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={126-31}
}
This study aimed at investigating the possible dissociation between visual-object and visual-spatial working memory (WM) in individuals with Williams syndrome (WS) and Down syndrome (DS). Four study groups were included: WS group (10 males, 5 females) with a mean chronological age (CA) of 19 years 8 months (SD 6y 1mo) and a mean mental age (MA)of 6 years 11… CONTINUE READING