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What are basic types of memory?

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Dr. Henry Ng
Dr. Henry Nganswered
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 21 years experience
Memory: Long term memory and short term memory.
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 37 years experience
Memory: breaks down into storage and retrieval processes involving the left temporal lobe: factual didactic (semantic) memory, right temporal autobiographical (episodic) memory, frontal systems dependent working memory, implicit visual and auditory memory and procedural memory. Its probably a bit more complicated than this. I'd need about 5 pages to cover the topic of basic types of memory.

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