Skip to main content

Table 1 Tests and scoring systems used in this study

From: Consistency and applicability of different brief screen instrument of cognitive function in elderly population

Tests Score Note
MMSE MMSE score  
AdjustMMSE Age and Education ajusted MMSE score
SDMT Numbers Correct number of substitutions in 90 s
Missing Number of remindings to the tested subject that a blank was missed
SCWT W Correct numbers of reading names of colors printed in black ink (total 50)
WT Time to finish W
C Correct numbers of naming color patches (total 50)
CT Time to finish C
CW Correct numbers of naming color of a printed word with dismatched corlor and word (total 50)
CWT Time to finish CW
LIS W/C
HIS CW/C
TI CWT - [(WT + CT)/2]
EI (50-CW) - [(WE + CE)/2]
IS CWT+[(50-CW)x2x(CWT/CW)]
DS Forward  
Backward  
Total  
TMT A-E Errors in TMT-A table
A-T Time to finish a TMT-A table
B-E Errors in TMT-B table
B-E Time to finish a TMT-B table
Errors Sum of errors in both table
Time Time to finish both table
VF Animal-15 s Number of animals named in 0–15 s
Animal-30s Number of animals named in 15–30 s
Animal-45 s Number of animals named in 30–45 s
Animal-60s Number of animals named in 45–60 s
Animals Total number of animals named in 90 s
Objects-15 s Number of Objects (piece of furniture) named in 0–15 s
Objects -30s Number of Objects (piece of furniture) named in 15–30 s
Objects -45 s Number of Objects (piece of furniture) named in 30–45 s
Objects -60s Number of Objects (piece of furniture) named in 45–60 s
Objects Total number of Objects (piece of furniture) named in 90 s
Alternated -15 s Number of Alternated (animal and object) named in 0–15 s
Alternated -30s Number of Alternated (animal and object) named in 15–30 s
Alternated -45 s Number of Alternated (animal and object) named in 30–45 s
Alternated -60s Number of Alternated (animal and object) named in 45–60 s
Alternated Total number of Alternated (animal and object) named in 90 s
VF score Total number of objects named in 3 tests
MoCA Visuospatial/Executive  
Naming  
Memory  
Attention  
Language  
Abstraction  
Delayed Recall  
MOCA Total score of upper 7 categories
AdjustMoCA Age and Education adjusted MoCA score