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Validating the Digital Virginia Tech Carilion Cognitive Examination

2020-02-16 17:40:49 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Currently, cognitive screening is performed in-person after the individual expresses symptoms or it is noticed by someone close to them and are largely done in clinical settings. The digital Virginia Tech Carilion Cognitive Examination (VTC-Cog) utilizes smart devices and allows for the early establishment of an individual's cognitive baseline. VTC-Cog has been designed to test all major aspects of cognition, as currently assessed using the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and Mini-Mental Status Examination (MMSE) but on a digital platform. The VTC-Cog allows for standardized scoring with no clinician bias and provides a clinician report that breaks down distinct changes in different areas of cognition (executive, visuospatial, memory, etc.) in order to refine clinician analysis.

Study Design

Conditions

Cognitive Change

Intervention

The Digital Virginia Tech Carilion Cognitive Examination

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Carilion Clinic

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-16T17:40:49-0500

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