New Study Of HIV−Associated Neurocognitive Disorders (HAND) Uses An Innovative Approach To Functional Assessments For Activities Of Daily Living And Correlates To Cogstate Test Performance
A new study, published in the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, looked specifically at HIV patients who also suffered from HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND), which may affect these instrumental activities of daily living (IADL).
Study Evaluates Computer-Based Cognitive Tests to Detect Impairment in Cirrhosis Patients with Hepatic Encephalopathy (HE)
Hepatic encephalopathy is one of the most challenging consequences of cirrhosis as it causes significant cognitive dysfunction in patients. Researchers recently investigated whether the use of computerized test batteries could supplement or replace some of the traditional tests and improve diagnostic accuracy and efficiency.