Book 2013

Cognitive Screening Instruments

A Practical Approach


ISBN: 978-1-4471-2451-1 (Print) 978-1-4471-2452-8 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Introduction to Cognitive Screening Instruments: Rationale, Desiderata, and Assessment of Utility

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-46

    The Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE): An Update on Its Diagnostic Validity for Cognitive Disorders

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-60

    MMSE Variants and Subscores

  5. Chapter

    Pages 61-77

    Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE) and Its Revision (ACE-R)

  6. Chapter

    Pages 79-109

    Clock Drawing Test

  7. Chapter

    Pages 111-151

    Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA): Concept and Clinical Review

  8. Chapter

    Pages 153-163


  9. Chapter

    Pages 165-182

    The IQCODE: Using Informant Reports to Assess Cognitive Change in the Clinic and in Older Individuals Living in the Community

  10. Chapter

    Pages 183-199

    TYM (Test Your Memory) Testing

  11. Chapter

    Pages 201-208

    The General Practitioner Assessment of Cognition (GPCOG)

  12. Chapter

    Pages 209-218

    6-CIT: Six-Item Cognitive Impairment Test

  13. Chapter

    Pages 219-238

    Conclusion: Place of Cognitive Screening Instruments: Test Characteristics and Suspected Diagnosis

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 239-247