Recent Memory

By Renée Grinnell

Recall for events which have taken place over the past few days. Also known as short-term or working memory.

Example: The patient accurately relates his military history but can’t tell you what he had for breakfast today. What aspect of his memory is impaired?


    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 31 Oct 2008

 

 
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