Base rate of performance invalidity among non-clinical undergraduate research participants.

@article{SilkEglit2014BaseRO,
  title={Base rate of performance invalidity among non-clinical undergraduate research participants.},
  author={Graham Silk-Eglit and Jessica H. Stenclik and Brandon E Gavett and Jason W. Adams and Julie K Lynch and Robert J Mccaffrey},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={415-21}
}
Neuropsychological research frequently uses non-clinical undergraduate participants to evaluate neuropsychological tests. However, a recent study by An and colleagues (2012, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 27, 849-857) called into question that the extent to which the interpretation of these participants' performance on neuropsychological tests is valid. This study found that in a sample of 36 participants, 55.6% exhibited performance invalidity at an initial session and 30.8% exhibited… CONTINUE READING

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