Predictive validity of the Q16 questionnaire: a comparison between reported symptoms and neurobehavioral tests.

@article{Smargiassi1998PredictiveVO,
  title={Predictive validity of the Q16 questionnaire: a comparison between reported symptoms and neurobehavioral tests.},
  author={A Smargiassi and Enrico Bergamaschi and Antonio Mutti and Maria Teresa Cella},
  journal={Neurotoxicology},
  year={1998},
  volume={19 4-5},
  pages={703-8}
}
The correspondence between the answers to the Q16 questions regarding memory and attention-concentration and relevant neurobehavioral performance test scores has been evaluated. The sensitivity, specificity and diagnostic validity of Q16 have been assessed, taking the relevant neurobehavioral test score as a reference diagnostic criterion, the lower quartile of performance being considered as a poor response. The group under study consisted of 74 volunteers (24 females), aged 40 years on… CONTINUE READING