Geriatric performance on the Benton Visual Retention Test: demographic and diagnostic considerations.

@article{Coman1999GeriatricPO,
  title={Geriatric performance on the Benton Visual Retention Test: demographic and diagnostic considerations.},
  author={Ellen Coman and James A Moses and Helena C. Kraemer and Leah F Friedman and Arthur L. Benton and Jerome A Yesavage},
  journal={The Clinical neuropsychologist},
  year={1999},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={66-77}
}
We examined relationships between demographic and diagnostic variables and Benton Visual Retention Test performance in older adults aged 55 to 97 years. We derived extended geriatric norms for BVRT total number correct scores adjusted for variables that contributed significantly to the variance. We also investigated BVRT performance in two commonly presenting diagnostic groups: (1) normal adults with memory concerns, and (2) a group with mixed neurologic disorders. Age and education but not… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

Performance on the Benton Visual Retention Test in an educationally diverse elderly population.

The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences • 2007

Interactive influences on BVRT performance level: geriatric considerations.

Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists • 2002
View 5 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…