Predicting response of older adults to mnemonic training: who will benefit?

@article{McKitrick1999PredictingRO,
  title={Predicting response of older adults to mnemonic training: who will benefit?},
  author={L A McKitrick and Leah F Friedman and John O Brooks and A M Pearman and Helena C. Kraemer and Jerome A Yesavage},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={1999},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={289-300}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify profiles of subjects who respond to mnemonic training for serial word and proper name recall. DESIGN Analysis of J. O. Brooks et al.'s (1999) mnemonic training data using Quality Receiver Operating Characteristic (QROC) and longitudinal regression analyses (LRA). SETTING Community. PARTICIPANTS 224 community-dwelling adults 55 years of age and older who wished to improve their memory. MEASUREMENTS Performance on serial word and proper name tests; performance on… CONTINUE READING