Diagnostic performance of the Chinese Frontal Assessment Battery in early cognitive impairment in an Asian population.

@article{Chong2010DiagnosticPO,
  title={Diagnostic performance of the Chinese Frontal Assessment Battery in early cognitive impairment in an Asian population.},
  author={Mei Sian Chong and Woo Sung Lim and Suk Ping Chan and Lei Feng and Matthew Niti and Philip Lin Kiat Yap and Donald Yeo and T Ng},
  journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={
          525-32
        }
}
BACKGROUND The Frontal Assessment Battery (FAB) has been shown to be useful in evaluating frontal dysfunction. There is a paucity of studies validating cutoffs in the early cognitive impairment. We aim to validate the Chinese FAB in Asian subjects with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and early dementia. METHODS Eighty subjects with MCI and mild dementia and 100 cognitively healthy community subjects were studied. ROC analysis was done to determine the Chinese FAB's optimal cutoff scores for… CONTINUE READING

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