Memory for Music in Alzheimer’s Disease: Unforgettable?

@article{Baird2009MemoryFM,
  title={Memory for Music in Alzheimer’s Disease: Unforgettable?},
  author={Amee D. Baird and S{\'e}verine Samson},
  journal={Neuropsychology Review},
  year={2009},
  volume={19},
  pages={85-101}
}
The notion that memory for music can be preserved in patients with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) has been raised by a number of case studies. In this paper, we review the current research examining musical memory in patients with AD. In keeping with models of memory described in the non-musical domain, we propose that various forms of musical memory exist, and may be differentially impaired in AD, reflecting the pattern of neuropathological changes associated with the condition. Our synthesis of… 

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