The relationship between neuropsychological functioning and driving ability in dementia: a meta-analysis.

@article{Reger2004TheRB,
  title={The relationship between neuropsychological functioning and driving ability in dementia: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Mark A. Reger and Robert K. Welsh and Ginger S. Watson and Brenna A. Cholerton and L. Dennis Baker and Suzanne Craft},
  journal={Neuropsychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          85-93
        }
}
A meta-analysis of 27 primary studies was conducted to examine the relationship between neuropsychological functioning and driving ability for adults with dementia. When studies using a control group were included, the relationship between cognitive measures and on-road or non-road driving measures was significant for all reported domains; mean correlations ranged from.35 to.65. Caregiver reports of driving ability and cognitive variables were correlated significantly only on measures of mental… CONTINUE READING

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