Word familiarity influences word-stem completion in amnesic patients.

Perceptual and motor skills

PubMedID: 12831262

Motomura N. Word familiarity influences word-stem completion in amnesic patients. Percept Mot Skills. 2003;96(3 Pt 1):847-53.
The effect of familiarity to word-stem completion priming in amnesic patients was studied. A smaller priming effect of low familiarity of words in amnesic patients indicated that the process of lexical access may be involved in word-stem completion in amnesic patients.