Translation and adjustment into Spanish language of the screening tool for mild cognitive impairment.
Summary of "Translation and adjustment into Spanish language of the screening tool for mild cognitive impairment."
The Test Your Memory (TYM) scale is a screening tool, which assesses mild cognitive impairment (MCI). It has shown better psychometric outcomes than the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE). We aimed to translate and adjust into Spanish a conceptually equivalent version.
Área de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública, Universidad de Cádiz, Cádiz, España.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Medicina clÃnica
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22041572
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medcli.2011.08.007
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