What are the forms of Amnesia?<br />Two Types:<br />Anterograde amnesia : Loss of short-term memory<br />Retrograde amnesia : Loss of pre-existing memory<br />
Interesting Amnesia Types<br />Post-Traumatic Amnesia : Sufferer loses knowledge of who people are after an accident<br />ChildHood Amnesia: Loss of specific events about childhood.<br />Source Amnesia: Loss of the source of certain information that can be called.<br />Blackout Phenomenon: Loss of the night before an excessive alcohol consumption.<br />Prosopamnesia: Inability to recognize faces<br />
What have we learnt in 5 minutes?<br />What is amnesia?<br />How does your memory work?<br />What are the forms of amnesia?<br />What are the interesting types of amnesia?<br />What are the causes of amnesia?<br />
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