Cognitive Assessment in Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Trials

  • Geraint PriceEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1750)


Many tests are available for the assessment of cognitive function. This chapter describes the common features and practical requirements of test administration, key considerations in the selection and interpretation of tests, and their application in Alzheimer’s disease drug development.

Key words

Neuropsychological assessment Cognitive assessment Methods Alzheimer’s disease Drug development 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Medicine, Neuroepidemiology and Ageing Research UnitSchool of Public Health, The Imperial College of Science Technology and MedicineLondonUK

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