Variables Affecting Visuospatial Primary Memory Defect in Alzheimer’s Disease: Preliminary Data

  • Dario Grossi
  • Laura Chiacchio
  • Gennaro De Luca
  • Luigi Trojano
Part of the Advances in Behavioral Biology book series (ABBI, volume 44)


The visuospatial memory defect in Alzheimer-Type Dementia (ATD) may develop even earlier and to a greater extent than verbal immediate memory defect (Orsini et al., 1988).1 These findings could suggest that visuospatial memory is more specifically involved in ATD.


Response Modality Demented Patient Inspection Time Stimulus Card Visuospatial Memory 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dario Grossi
    • 1
  • Laura Chiacchio
    • 1
  • Gennaro De Luca
    • 1
  • Luigi Trojano
    • 2
  1. 1.Neurologic InstituteMedical School of the “Frederico II” UniversityItaly
  2. 2.“Clinica del Lavoro” FoundationRehabilitation Center of Campoli M.T. — IRCSSCampoli (BN)Italy

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