Frontal amnesia and the dysexecutive syndrome

@article{Baddeley1988FrontalAA,
  title={Frontal amnesia and the dysexecutive syndrome},
  author={Alan D Baddeley and Barbara Ann Wilson},
  journal={Brain and Cognition},
  year={1988},
  volume={7},
  pages={212-230}
}
This study analyzes the memory deficits shown by an amnesic patient with bilateral frontal damage and a dysexecutive syndrome. He resembles a classic amnesic patient in showing grossly impaired episodic memory for both verbal and nonverbal material, together with normal digit span, and on occasion normal recency in free recall. He differs from the classic amnesic pattern however in showing an impairment in both the speed and accuracy of performance on tests of semantic memory, and in clear… Expand
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