psychometric testing

Psychometric properties of the Clinical Dementia Rating-sum of Boxes and other cognitive and functional outcomes in a prodromal Alzheimer’s disease population

Authors: F. McDougall, C. Edgar, M. Mertes, P.Delmar, P. Fontoura, D. Abi-Saab, C.J. Lansdall, M. Boada, R. Doody

Journal: The Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease

Year Published: 2020

Background The Clinical Dementia Rating–Sum of Boxes (CDR-SB) has been proposed as a primary outcome for use in prodromal AD trials. However, the psychometric properties of this, and of other commonly used measures, have not been […]

A pilot evaluation of a computer-based psychometric test battery designed to detect impairment in patients with cirrhosis

Authors: Nicola A Cook, Jin Un Kim, Yasmin Pasha, Mary Me Crossey, Adrian J Schembri, Brian T Harel, Torben Kimhofer, Simon D Taylor-Robinson

Journal: International Journal of General Medicine

Year Published: 2017

Background: Psychometric testing is used to identify patients with cirrhosis who have developed hepatic encephalopathy (HE). Most batteries consist of a series of paper-and-pencil tests, which are cumbersome for most clinicians. A modern, easy-to-use, computer-based battery […]

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