July 2016

The latest from Cogstate, leaders in optimizing the measurement of cognition

Computerised Cognitive Test Battery Matches Gold Standard for HAND Screening

July 8, 2016

Besides enduring the challenges of HIV infection, 20-50% of patients also experience cognitive decline, including difficulty with attention, memory and executive functions. Diagnosed as HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND), the symptoms can cause difficulty with everyday work/life tasks and may progress to more severe limitations over time. Standard neuropsychological (NP) tests can identify the three categories […]