Reorganization of verbal memory and language: a case of dissociation

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Reorganization of verbal memory and language : a case of dissociation. / Wood, Amanda; Saling, M M; O'Shea, M F; Jackson, G D; Berkovic, S F.

In: Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, Vol. 5, No. 1, 01.1999, p. 69-74.

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Wood, A, Saling, MM, O'Shea, MF, Jackson, GD & Berkovic, SF 1999, 'Reorganization of verbal memory and language: a case of dissociation', Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 69-74.

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Wood, A., Saling, M. M., O'Shea, M. F., Jackson, G. D., & Berkovic, S. F. (1999). Reorganization of verbal memory and language: a case of dissociation. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 5(1), 69-74.

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Wood, Amanda ; Saling, M M ; O'Shea, M F ; Jackson, G D ; Berkovic, S F. / Reorganization of verbal memory and language : a case of dissociation. In: Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 1999 ; Vol. 5, No. 1. pp. 69-74.

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