Separate and combined effects of scopolamine and nicotine on retrieval-induced forgetting

  title={Separate and combined effects of scopolamine and nicotine on retrieval-induced forgetting},
  author={Trudi L Edginton and J. M. Rusted},
Proficiency of information processing is likely to derive from a combination of effective processing of relevant information and efficient inhibition of unwanted or irrelevant material. Compromised inhibitory processes have been associated with the memory deficits in dementia and the elderly. These deficits in inhibition could be directly related to the reduced cholinergic function evident in dementia of the Alzheimer type (DAT). Scopolamine, a cholinergic antagonist, has been associated with… CONTINUE READING


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