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Neuro MRI shows cost-effective cognitive tests best for monitoring Alzheimer’s

12:46 EDT 3 Aug 2017 | TriMed Media Group

Older patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) marked mainly by memory loss are most accurately evaluated with intensive neuropsychological test batteries. However, if such mental decline progresses to full-on Alzheimer’s disease, the patients are better monitored with the quicker, less costly Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE).

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