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The SKT — A Short Cognitive Performance Test as an Instrument for the Assessment of Clinical Efficacy of Cognition Enhancers

  • H. Erzigkeit
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Abstract

One of the main issues in clinical psychology deals with the documentation and control of therapeutic effects. Especially if we try to measure of the effects of drugs expected to influence cognitive performance, we sometimes find conditions that restrict the application of psychometric tests as they exist in general psychology.

Keywords

Psychometric Test General Psychology Interference Test Organic Brain Syndrome Organic Mental Disorder 
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