The anterograde and retrograde retrieval ability of a patient with amnesia due to encephalitis.

Abstract

A patient with amnesia due to encephalitis was previously described in 1976 as having normal short-term memory and an intact ability to perform semantic analysis. Despite this ability, his retention beyond the limits of short-term memory was nearly nil. The present investigation sought to evaluate more completely the nature of this patient's retrieval… (More)

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@article{ermk1983TheAA, title={The anterograde and retrograde retrieval ability of a patient with amnesia due to encephalitis.}, author={Ladislav {\vC}erm{\'a}k and M. O'Connor}, journal={Neuropsychologia}, year={1983}, volume={21 3}, pages={213-34} }