Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test


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Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test

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A neuropsychiatric test used to measure the ability to recall a list of heard words. The test is sometimes used to evaluate the memory of patients with dementia.
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Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test (RAVLT)--an assessment of verbal learning and memory, specifically immediate memory span, new learning, susceptibility to interference, and recognition memory.
They had no unique or consistent pattern of abnormality on the Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test or any other test battery.
All were assessed for cognitive performance by the Mini-Mental State Examination and Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test.
Standard polysomnographic screening techniques were used, and psychomotor performance was evaluated using the Digit Symbol Substitution Test (DSST) and Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test (RAVLT) beginning 1 hour ([+ or -] 15 minutes) after lights-on.