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Recent Memory

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?

Recent Memory
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Recent Memory. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 13, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/recent-memory/