Normative data for the repeatable battery for the assessment of neuropsychological status in elderly Chinese.

@article{Collinson2014NormativeDF,
  title={Normative data for the repeatable battery for the assessment of neuropsychological status in elderly Chinese.},
  author={Simon Lowes Collinson and Sam Hui Fang and May-Li Lim and Lei Feng and Tze-Pin Ng},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={
          442-55
        }
}
Asia will experience a surge in dementia prevalence within the next 20-40 years, but there is a dearth of well-normed neuropsychological tests that could assist with dementia diagnosis. Here, we report normative data for the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status (RBANS) in Elderly ethnic Chinese Singaporeans aged 55-91 years of age. A total of 1,165 male and female community-dwelling, cognitively normal elderly Chinese persons in Singapore, with varying levels of… CONTINUE READING

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