Research and Funding

Instruments to Detect Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults

Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination

Administration Method: 
Administration Time: 
15-20 (91)
Level of Expertise to Administer: 
Measures Change Over Time: 
Target Age Range: 
60-85 (91); Mean Age: Patients 72-73, 72, 61-69, 67; Controls 66, 51-79, 59-64, 64 (32)
Education Level Required to Understand Test: 
Special Population Samples: 
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Reference Number Title Citation PMID DOI
91 Validation of the Danish Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination as a screening test in a memory clinic. Stokholm J, Vogel A, Johannsen P, Waldemar G Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2009;27(4):361-5. Epub 2009 Mar 20. 19299896 10.1159/000209271
32 The diagnostic accuracy of dementia-screening instruments with an administration time of 10 to 45 minutes for use in secondary care: a systematic review. Appels BA, Scherder E Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2010 Jun;25(4):301-16. 20539025 10.1177/1533317510367485