Abnormal and Behavioural Psychology

ISSN: 2472-0496

Open Access

Maria Casagrande

Department of Psychology, University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy

  • Mini Review   
    Autobiographical Memory in Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Systematic Review
    Author(s): Maria Casagrande*

    Mild cognitive impairment is a syndrome defined as a decline in cognitive performance that is greater than expected for an individual's age and education level, but does not significantly interfere with daily life activities. Many studies on MCI and more severe cases of dementia have focused on the memory domain. Autobiographical memory is one specific memory system that has been extensively studied in Alzheimer's disease and its effect on the impairment of AM in moderate forms of decline, such as MCI, is still debatable. The primary goal of this systematic review is to examine the functioning of autobiographical memory in patients with MCI, taking into account both the semantic and episodic components. The results of impaired episodic AM in MCI patients are more consistent than those of semantic AM. Based on the findings of this systematic review, additional r.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/2472-0496.2023.9.190

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