Self-report measures of prospective memory are reliable but not valid.

  title={Self-report measures of prospective memory are reliable but not valid.},
  author={Bob Uttl and Mekale Kibreab},
  journal={Canadian journal of experimental psychology = Revue canadienne de psychologie experimentale},
  volume={65 1},
  • B. Uttl, M. Kibreab
  • Published 1 March 2011
  • Psychology
  • Canadian journal of experimental psychology = Revue canadienne de psychologie experimentale
Are self-report measures of prospective memory (ProM) reliable and valid? To examine this question, 240 undergraduate student volunteers completed several widely used self-report measures of ProM including the Prospective Memory Questionnaire (PMQ), the Prospective and Retrospective Memory Questionnaire (PRMQ), the Comprehensive Assessment of Prospective Memory (CAPM) questionnaire, self-reports of retrospective memory (RetM), objective measures of ProM and RetM, and measures of involvement in… 

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