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 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) 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, Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-76

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.