Memory Assessment

  • Aman U. Khan
Part of the Critical Issues in Psychiatry book series (CIPS)


An ideal test of memory should estimate deficits in all types of memory processes and should suggest anatomical localization as well as the etiological nature of the pathology. There are no biological tests that indicate memory deficits. The currently available neuropsychological tests are also far from meeting this ideal goal.


Word Pair Digit Span Remote Memory Neuropsychological Battery Word Span 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aman U. Khan
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  1. 1.Southern Illinois University School of MedicineSpringfieldUSA

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