A short screening battery of tests to detect organic brain dysfunction.

@article{Kapur1978ASS,
  title={A short screening battery of tests to detect organic brain dysfunction.},
  author={Madhavi Kapur},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1978},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={
          104-11
        }
}
Constructed a short screening device to measure organic brain dysfunction, suitable for literate and non-literate populations. A battery that consisted of 8 tests and 22 scoring variables was administered to 65 brain-damaged Ss and 65 normal Ss. The two groups were matched on a person-to-person basis with respect to age, sex and years of schooling. Stepwise multiple regression technique was used to develop a procedure for discriminating organics from normals. At a selected cut-off point the… CONTINUE READING
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