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The effects of healthy aging, amnestic mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's disease on recollection, familiarity and false recognition, estimated by an associative process-dissociation…

Overview of attention for article published in Neuropsychologia, October 2016
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Title
The effects of healthy aging, amnestic mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's disease on recollection, familiarity and false recognition, estimated by an associative process-dissociation recognition procedure
Published in
Neuropsychologia, October 2016
DOI 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2016.07.010
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Authors

Alfonso Pitarque, Juan C. Meléndez, Alicia Sales, Teresa Mayordomo, Encar Satorres, Joaquín Escudero, Salvador Algarabel

Abstract

Given the uneven experimental results in the literature regarding whether or not familiarity declines with healthy aging and cognitive impairment, we compare four samples (healthy young people, healthy older people, older people with amnestic mild cognitive impairment -aMCI-, and older people with Alzheimer's disease -AD-) on an associative recognition task, which, following the logic of the process-dissociation procedure, allowed us to obtain corrected estimates of recollection, familiarity and false recognition. The results show that familiarity does not decline with healthy aging, but it does with cognitive impairment, whereas false recognition increases with healthy aging, but declines significantly with cognitive impairment. These results support the idea that the deficits detected in recollection, familiarity, or false recognition in older people could be used as early prodromal markers of cognitive impairment.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 72 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 17 24%
Researcher 7 10%
Other 6 8%
Student > Bachelor 6 8%
Student > Master 6 8%
Other 14 19%
Unknown 16 22%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 21 29%
Neuroscience 13 18%
Medicine and Dentistry 5 7%
Unspecified 4 6%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 4%
Other 8 11%
Unknown 18 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 11. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 30 July 2016.
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#2,713,483
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