The newsletter of the Memory Disorders Project at Rutgers University

Memory Loss

Memory loss can refer to a specific instance of forgetting or, more generally, to an overall impairment in memory ability compared to what is expected from a healthy individual.

See also: Memory, Age-Associated Memory Impairment and Amnesia.

Further Reading:

R. Campbell, editor (1995) Broken Memories: Case Studies in Memory Impairment. Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishers.


by Catherine E. Myers. Copyright © 2006 Memory Loss and the Brain