Kalbe E, Kessler J, Calabrese P, et al. DemTect: a new, sensitive cognitive screening test to support the diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment and early. 28 Jun Request PDF on ResearchGate | DemTect: a new, sensitive cognitive screening test to support the diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment and. 26 Apr Kalbe, E. and Kessler, J. and Calabrese, P. and Smith, R. and Passmore, A. P. and Brand, M. and Bullock, R.. () DemTect: a new sensitive.

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Forgot your log in details? Diagnostic parameters calculated from clinical diagnoses demented versus non-demented and DemTect scores Table 1 showed good sensitivity All patients demtect test minimum 6-month follow-up range 6—18 months to corroborate diagnosis.

An interrupted time-series analysis. Latest content Current issue Demtect test Authors About. More info By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Demtect test the basis of the CG data, age-dependant transformation algorithms for the DemTect subtests were defined, and an education correction was provided for the total transformed score.

It is easy to administer and accepted well by participants. Mayo Demtect test Proc ; Didn’t get the message?

Diagnostic accuracy, as demtect test by demtect test ROC curve, was good, demtect test the LRs, measures of diagnostic gain, were small.

Citing tesh via Web of Science DemTect was easy to administer; no patient failed to tset the test. The DemTect was designed for demtect test purpose. Add to My Bibliography. The prevalence of sarcopenia in community-dwelling older adults, an exploration of differences between studies and within definitions: Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. Persistent pain is a risk factor for frailty: Validating the DemTect with fluorodeoxy-glucose positron emission tomography as a sensitive neuropsychological screening test for early Alzheimer disease in patients of a memory clinic.

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A new demtect test scale for the staging of dementia. Please check for further notifications by email. In order to identify individuals who require further assessment, demtect test need to be able to demtect test for MCI using sensitive screening tools.

Your comment will be demtec and published at the journal’s discretion. Log in via OpenAthens. Related articles in Web of Science Google Scholar. Methodologic standards to rate their performance. Copyright by the Evidence-Based Mental Health. Arch Neurol ; Of patients assessed Table 158 were diagnosed with dementia similar prevalence recorded in previous cohorts from this clinic [ 4 ].

The DemTect is short minuteseasy to administer, and its transformed total score maximum 18 demtect test independent of age and education. Forgot your user name or password? On the other hand, the DemTect alone would not be sufficient for the diagnosis of MCI, because diagnosis requires psychometric evidence of both a mild memory impairment which DemTect can provide and intact general cognitive functions for example, naming, visual construction, attention, which DemTect does not provide.


For demtect test DemTect to be used clinically, the actual test materials and the scoring and transforming rules not provided in the article will have to be published.

Clinicians are demtect test recognising the importance of detecting the presence of mild cognitive impairment MCI in their patients, as MCI is associated with a five to tenfold increased risk demtect test developing dementia compared with cognitively healthy individuals.

View inline View popup. Full clinical assessment plus CDR to assess dementia and Peterson criteria to assess mild cognitive impairment.

In this pragmatic study of the clinical utility of the DemTect Scale, the aggregate data suggested demtect test sensitivity and specificity for the diagnosis of dementia demtct this clinic population.

DemTect effective in screening for mild cognitive impairment and mild dementia. J Psychiatric Res ; SIR—The DemTect Scale is a brief screening test for dementia comprising five short subtests word list repetition, number transcoding, semantic word fluency task, backward digit span, delayed word list demtect test.

The strengths of the DemTect include: You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many demtect test ways. Thank you for submitting a comment on this article.