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Title Cognitive screening instruments : a practical approach / A.J. Larner, editor
Edition Second edition [Second edition]
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2016
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Description online resource (x, 351 pages) : color charts
Contents Part I. Introduction to Cognitive Screening Instruments -- 1. Introduction to cognitive screening instruments: rationale and desiderata -- 2. Assessment of the utility of cognitive screening instruments -- Part II. Patient Performance-Related Tests -- 3. The mini-mental state examination (MMSE): update on its diagnostic accuracy and clinical utility for cognitive disorders -- 4. MMSE variants and subscores -- 5. Clock drawing test -- 6. Addenbrooke's cognitive examinations: ACE, ACE-R, ACE-III, ACEapp, and M-ACE -- 7. Montreal cognitive assessment (MoCA): concept and clinical review -- 8. DemTect -- 9. TYM (test your memory) testing -- 10. The general practitioner assessment of cognition (GPCOG) -- 11. Six-item cognitive impairment test (6CIT) -- 12. The quick mild cognitive impairment screen (Qmci) -- Part III. Informant-Related Scales -- 13. The IQCODE: using informant reports to assess cognitive change in the clinic and in older individuals living in the community -- 14. Brief informant interviews to screen for dementia: the AD8 and quick dementia rating system -- Part IV. Conclusion -- 15. The usage of cognitive screening instruments: test characteristics and suspected diagnosis -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cognition -- Testing.
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Cognition Disorders -- diagnosis.
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures.
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Form Electronic book
Author Larner, A. J., editor
ISBN 3319447750 (electronic bk.)
9783319447759 (electronic bk.)