Which areas of the brain are involved in declarative memory?
medial temporal lobe(hippocampus), diencephalon
What areas of the brain are involved in nondeclarative memory?
Striatum, cerebellum, amygdala
What is the primary area involved in non declarative memories?
Name three types of amnesia:
1) Retrograde amnesia
2) Transient global amnesia
Describe Retrograde amnesia
loss for event before the trauma.
Describe anterograde amnesia
inability to form new memories
if severe, a person won't be able to learn anything new. in milder cases learning could occur bur requires more repetition than normal. In clincial cases there is often a mixture both of different degrees of severity.