Prospective memory in Parkinson disease during a virtual week: effects of both prospective and retrospective demands.

@article{Foster2013ProspectiveMI,
  title={Prospective memory in Parkinson disease during a virtual week: effects of both prospective and retrospective demands.},
  author={Erin R. Foster and Nathan S. Rose and Mark A. McDaniel and Peter G. Rendell},
  journal={Neuropsychology},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={170-81}
}
OBJECTIVE This study investigated the effect of Parkinson's disease (PD) on event-based prospective memory tasks with varying demand on (1) the amount of strategic attentional monitoring required for intention retrieval (prospective component), and (2) the retrospective memory processes required to remember the contents of the intention or the entire constellation of prospective memory tasks. METHOD Twenty-four older adults with PD and 28 healthy older adults performed the computerized… CONTINUE READING