Cross-validation of a psychometric system for screening neuropsychological abnormality in older children.

@article{Boyd1986CrossvalidationOA,
  title={Cross-validation of a psychometric system for screening neuropsychological abnormality in older children.},
  author={Trevor Boyd and M G Tramontana and Stephen R. Hooper},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  year={1986},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={387-91}
}
The Discriminant Equation (DE) represents a recently developed system for screening neuropsychological abnormality in older children. The DE was subjected to cross-validation on a sample of 82 child and adolescent psychiatric patients referred for a comprehensive neuropsychological assessment. An overall hit rate of 79.3% correct classification was found… CONTINUE READING