publication . Article . 2017

Assessing the aging effect on auditory-verbal memory by Persian version of dichotic auditory verbal memory test

Zahra Shahidipour; Ahmad Geshani; Zahra Jafari; Shohreh Jalaie; Elham Khosravifard;
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  • Published: 01 Jul 2017 Journal: Auditory and Vestibular Research, volume 22, issue 4
  • Publisher: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Background and Aim: Memory is one of the aspects of cognitive function which is widely affected among aged people. Since aging has different effects on different memorial systems and little studies have investigated auditory-verbal memory function in older adults using dichotic listening techniques, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the auditory-verbal memory function among old people using Persian version of dichotic auditory-verbal memory test. Methods: The Persian version of dichotic auditory-verbal memory test was administered to 23 old people ranging 60-80 years and 30 young people aging 20-30 years, with normal and symmetric hearing in both ears. T...
free text keywords: Aging, auditory-verbal memory, dichotic, serial effect, lcsh:Medicine, lcsh:R, lcsh:Surgery, lcsh:RD1-811
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