Psychometrics of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and its subscales: validation of the Taiwanese version of the MoCA and an item response theory analysis.

@article{Tsai2012PsychometricsOT,
  title={Psychometrics of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and its subscales: validation of the Taiwanese version of the MoCA and an item response theory analysis.},
  author={Chia-Fen Tsai and Wei-Ju Lee and Shuu-Jiun Wang and Ben-Chang Shia and Ziad Samir Nasreddine and Jong-Ling Fuh},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={651-8}
}
BACKGROUND The Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) is an instrument for screening mild cognitive impairment (MCI). This study examined the psychometric properties and the validity of the Taiwan version of the MoCA (MoCA-T) in an elderly outpatient population. METHODS Participants completed the MoCA-T, Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE), and the Chinese… CONTINUE READING