Construction and validation of an ecological version of the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test applied to an elderly population.

@article{Pezzuti2013ConstructionAV,
  title={Construction and validation of an ecological version of the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test applied to an elderly population.},
  author={Lina Pezzuti and Elisa Mastrantonio and Arturo Orsini},
  journal={Neuropsychology, development, and cognition. Section B, Aging, neuropsychology and cognition},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={567-91}
}
The goal of this project was to construct and validate an ecological version of the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (WCST) aimed at the elderly. This was accomplished by replacing the geometric stimuli of the traditional version with stimuli belonging to the semantic category of transport vehicles, and by elimination of the color yellow. The results showed the… CONTINUE READING