Ecological Assessment of Executive Functions: A New Virtual Reality Paradigm

  title={Ecological Assessment of Executive Functions: A New Virtual Reality Paradigm},
  author={Ashok Jansari and Alex Devlin and Robert Agnew and Katarina Lundin Akesson and Lesley Murphy and Tony Leadbetter},
  journal={Brain Impairment},
  pages={71 - 87}
Acquired brain injury (ABI) can lead to a constellation of higher-order executive problems, which can impact significantly on everyday behaviour. While some neuropsychological assessments are able to measure these impairments objectively, increasingly, clinicians are finding that a subset of their patients passes these tests while still exhibiting difficulties in day-to-day living. Calls have therefore been made to develop assessments that are more sensitive and that are more ecologically valid… 
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