ERIC Number: EJ607113
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Selective Preservation of Exceptional Arithmetical Knowledge in a Demented Patient.
Remond-Besuchet, C.; Noel, M. -P.; Seron, X.; Thioux, M.; Brun, M.; Aspe, X.
Mathematical Cognition, v5 n1 p41-63 1999
Reports on the performance of a demented elderly patient who, although he had impaired functions in several cognitive domains, showed exceptional calculating abilities superior to those of young adults. Addresses the problem of various mathematical dissociations at different levels. (Contains 30 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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