• impairment
  • For instance, performance on a working memory but not on a short-term memory task was affected by articulatory suppression suggesting that impairment on the spatial task was caused by the concurrent performance on a task that had extensive use of executive resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • encode
  • The researchers concluded with the explanation that the central executive employs cognitive strategies enabling participants to both encode and maintain mental representations during short-term memory tasks. (wikipedia.org)
  • capacity
  • Working memory (WM) can be described as a limited capacity system that allows one to temporarily store and process information. (wikipedia.org)