publication . Article . 2014

The effectiveness of eye-closure in repeated interviews

Vredeveldt, A.; Baddeley, A.D.; Hitch, G.J.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2014
Abstract
Purpose Closing the eyes during recall can help witnesses remember more about a witnessed event. This study examined the effectiveness of eye-closure in a repeated recall paradigm with immediate free recall followed 1 week later by both free and cued recall. We examined whether eye-closure was more or less effective during the second free-recall attempt compared with the first, whether eye-closure during the first recall attempt had an impact on subsequent free- and cued-recall performance, and whether eye-closure during the second free recall could facilitate the recall of new, previously unreported, information (reminiscence). Method Participants witnessed a v...
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Medical Subject Headings: genetic structureseye diseases
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