Is there a recognition memory deficit in Parkinson's disease? Evidence from estimates of recollection and familiarity.

@article{Weiermann2010IsTA,
  title={Is there a recognition memory deficit in Parkinson's disease? Evidence from estimates of recollection and familiarity.},
  author={Brigitte Weiermann and Marianne A. Stephan and Alain Kaelin-Lang and Beat Meier},
  journal={The International journal of neuroscience},
  year={2010},
  volume={120 3},
  pages={211-6}
}
There is conflicting evidence whether Parkinson's disease (PD) is associated with impaired recognition memory and which of its underlying processes, namely recollection and familiarity, is more affected by the disease. The present study explored the contribution of recollection and familiarity to verbal recognition memory performance in 14 nondemented PD… CONTINUE READING