Effects of diurnal variation and caffeine consumption on Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA) performance in healthy young adults.

@article{Hunt2011EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of diurnal variation and caffeine consumption on Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA) performance in healthy young adults.},
  author={Melissa G. Hunt and Ani J Momjian and Keri Ka-Yee Wong},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  year={2011},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={
          226-233
        }
}
The Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA) is a continuous performance test (CPT) that assesses attention, impulsivity, and processing speed. CPTs are used in the assessment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, but more young adults are being assessed for ADHD as well. The TOVA norms are based on a standardization sample that was tested early in the day, and any TOVA administered after 1:00 p.m. will be flagged as potentially invalid. Whereas the testing time… CONTINUE READING

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