Neuropsychological test


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Neuropsychological test

A test or assessment given to diagnose a brain disorder or disease.
Mentioned in: Bender-Gestalt Test
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Although the TMT is a popular neuropsychological test and is included in most test batteries, in this study the TMT did not significantly discriminate dementia from non-dementia participants.
The Neuropsychological test raises the question that the reduced math performance is due to a disturbance in brain activity in the "math" part of the brain.
A sample of 41 clinicians completed an anonymous survey pertaining to the relationship between self-reported cognitive functioning and objective neuropsychological test performance.
They include a neuropsychological test done at the first visit to provide a baseline, with monitoring thereafter every two years.
In more subtle cases, a validated brief on-field neuropsychological test can be administered in the form of Maddock's questions, suitably modified for rugby, to assess recent memory.
Various neuropsychological test batteries have been proposed.
Amato and co-investigators evaluated neuropsychological test and brain MRI results in 63 patients with benign MS, defined as an Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) score of 3.
In another small, cross-sectional study [30], neuropsychological test scores of anastrozole users (n = 15) were compared with those of tamoxifen users (n = 16).
Their concurrent neuropsychological test scores, however, were normal or close to normal.
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Utilising a one-group pre- and posttest quasi-experimental design, nineteen participants undergoing elective CABG at the Pretoria Academic Hospital, were assessed on a neuropsychological test battery comprising six instruments and the Beck Depression Inventory.
Concussion management guidelines, agreed at the First International Symposium on Concussion in Sport, 2001 "In the past we would have to do a six-hour neuropsychological test.