anterograde amnesia


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Synonyms for anterograde amnesia

loss of memory for events immediately following a trauma

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Belinda Morrissey is one of many critics who have linked the film's non-chronological structure to Leonard's experience of anterograde amnesia, discussing how, like Leonard, the spectator is 'constantly surprised [...] as we enter scenes that have no meaning for us'.
On discharge, it was recommended that he have close supervision initially as a means of assessing functional ability due to limited insight into his condition and anterograde amnesia. He was discharged on fish oil with rationale of neuroprotective effects of [omega]3 fatty acids.
Locomotor Activity, Motor Coordination, and Anterograde Amnesia. There was no significant change in any of the one-, two-, three-, or four-herb extract-treated mice at 120 mg/kg, whereas 3 mg/kg diazepam induced a significant reduction (p < 0.001), in locomotor activity (Figure 6(a)).
There have been more studies on malingered anterograde amnesia (8) than on retrograde amnesia, making her presentation even more unusual.
BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP (15) FOLLOWING a car accident, Christine (Nicole Kidman) is diagnosed with anterograde amnesia. Each morning, she wakes next to a man she does not know and creeps into the bathroom where photos help reveal the man is her husband Ben (Colin Firth).
BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP (15) FOLLOWING a car accident, 47-year-old Christine Lucas (Nicole Kidman) is diagnosed with anterograde amnesia. Each morning, she wakes in a strange bed next to a man she does not know and creeps into the adjacent bathroom where a series of photographs on the wall begin to fill in the blanks, letting her know that the man is her husband Ben (Colin Firth) and they have shared many happy years together.
Initial studies on adults have indicated that midazolam produces a profound anterograde amnesia. (3) It is available in IV, IM, Oral preparations with minimal to no discomfort even during parental.
The diagnosis was usually suggested in the field by anterograde amnesia (Table 2).
More recently, inspired by Christopher Nolan's Memento and a rehash of a Tamil blockbuster of the same name, mir Khan highlighted anterograde amnesia in Ghajini.
Interesting factoid: "The medical condition experienced by Leonard in this film is a real condition called Anterograde Amnesia, the inability to form new memories after damage to the hippocampus.
Lobatz noted that patients who have longer periods of anterograde amnesia "tend to have a more prolonged course to recovery or incomplete recovery.
Amir Khan (Sanjay), after being hit by villain 'Ghajini', experiences Anterograde amnesia (short-term memory loss), a condition where a person's memory of the events prior to a trauma is largely spared, but he may constantly forget information, people or events after a few seconds or minutes, because the data does not transfer successfully from his conscious short-term memory into his permanent long-term memory.
This search revealed reports listed as transient amnesia, transient global amnesia, wandering amnesia, anterograde amnesia, dissociative amnesia, and retrograde amnesia.
The head injury had resulted in loss of consciousness for 5 hours and anterograde amnesia for 2 days.
"You can get Retrograde and Anterograde Amnesia. With one you forget a period before the accident, the other you forget time after.