TRAIL MAKING TEST: PREDICTIVE VALIDITY STUDY ON TURKISH PATIENTS WITH ALZHEIMER DEMENTIA


CANGÖZ B., DEMİRCİ S., ULUÇ S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.16, no.1, pp.69-76, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-76
  • Keywords: Alzheimer Disease, Dementia, Neuropsychological Tests, MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT, NORMATIVE DATA, AGE
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: The Trail Making Test is a widely used test that assesses executive functions such as visual tracking, psychomotor speed, complex attention and mental flexibility. The main aim of this study is to evaluate the validity of the TMT in AD patients.