Inhibitory Control Test Is a Simple Method to Diagnose Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy and Predict Development of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy

@article{Bajaj2007InhibitoryCT,
  title={Inhibitory Control Test Is a Simple Method to Diagnose Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy and Predict Development of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy},
  author={Jasmohan S Bajaj and Kia Saeian and Matthew Verber and Darrell Hischke and Raymond G. Hoffmann and Jos{\'e} Franco and Rajiv R Varma and Stephen M. Rao},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2007},
  volume={102},
  pages={754-760}
}
OBJECTIVES:To compare inhibitory control test (ICT), a simple/rapid test of attention, to a standard psychometric battery (SPT) to diagnose minimal hepatic encephalopathy (MHE) and predict development of overt hepatic encephalopathy (OHE) in cirrhotic patients.METHODS:Fifty nonalcoholic cirrhotics and 50 age/educational-status-matched controls were given ICT and SPT in the same sitting. Performance impaired beyond two standard deviations of controls was considered MHE in cirrhotics. ICT results… CONTINUE READING
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