Cognitive Screening Instruments

  title={Cognitive Screening Instruments},
  author={A J Larner},
  booktitle={Springer International Publishing},
Cognitive disorders are common and likely to become more so as the world population ages. Pending the definition of reliable disease biomarkers, the identification of such disorders is likely to involve the use of cognitive screening instruments, as a prelude to effective management. The rationale and desiderata for effective cognitive screening instruments are considered in this chapter, prior to the description of methods for their assessment and in-depth analysis of specific instruments in… CONTINUE READING