The validity of Hodkinson's Abbreviated Mental Test for dementia screening in Guipuzcoa, Spain.

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The objective of this research was to evaluate the validity of Hodkinson's Abbreviated Mental Test (AMT) in screening for dementia and to identify the optimum cut-off point to use in a prevalence survey. The study included two groups of persons: (i) a random sample of 183 individuals selected from census data, 96 of whom completed the study and (ii) another… (More)

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@article{Sarasqueta2001TheVO, title={The validity of Hodkinson's Abbreviated Mental Test for dementia screening in Guipuzcoa, Spain.}, author={Cristina Sarasqueta and Alberto Bergareche and A. T. H. Arce and Adolpho Lopez de Munain and Javier Poza and E V de la Puente and Miguel Urtasun and J E Emparanza and Jos{\'e} F{\'e}lix Mart{\'i} Mass{\'o}}, journal={European journal of neurology}, year={2001}, volume={8 5}, pages={435-40} }