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amnesia

 a significant loss of memory asa result of brain damage or psychologicaltrauma. Anterograde amnesia refers to the inability to learn and remember newinformation after brain damage and retrogradeamnesiarefers to the loss of memories frombefore brain damage.

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.