Construct Validity of the Iowa Gambling Task

@article{Buelow2009ConstructVO,
  title={Construct Validity of the Iowa Gambling Task},
  author={M. T. Buelow and J. Suhr},
  journal={Neuropsychology Review},
  year={2009},
  volume={19},
  pages={102-114}
}
  • M. T. Buelow, J. Suhr
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuropsychology Review
  • The Iowa Gambling Task (IGT) was created to assess real-world decision making in a laboratory setting and has been applied to various clinical populations (i.e., substance abuse, schizophrenia, pathological gamblers) outside those with orbitofrontal cortex damage, for whom it was originally developed. The current review provides a critical examination of lesion, functional neuroimaging, developmental, and clinical studies in order to examine the construct validity of the IGT. The preponderance… CONTINUE READING
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