Accession Number:

AD1034117

Title:

Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metrics

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Defense Health Agency/Defense Health Board Falls Church United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-09-23

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

In December 2008, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Health Protection and Readiness DASDFHP and R requested that the Defense Health Board DHB examine the following a. Assess the effectiveness of baseline pre-deployment neurocognitive testing using the Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metrics ANAM tool to determine the neurological deficits in function following a traumatic brain injury TBI event. b. Determine the added value of supplemental sections on language. memory, attention. executive function, and cognition. c. Examine the value of including the symptoms and patient history. a mood and sleepiness scale, as well as, measures of response inhibition and effort.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE