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Table 2 Cognitive function in different domains of participants

From: Increase of blood-brain barrier leakage is related to cognitive decline in vascular mild cognitive impairment

  vMCI group
N = 26
Control
N = 21
P
Overall cognitive function
 MMSE 26.31 ± 1.12 29.24 ± 0.70 <0.001
 MoCA 23.04 ± 2.32 28.00 ± 1.22 <0.001
Memory
 Delayed recall 4.62 ± 0.50 4.86 ± 0.36 0.059
 DST-forward 7.85 ± 0.78 8.33 ± 0.97 0.063
 DST-backward 3.77 ± 0.65 4.10 ± 0.70 0.106
Information processing speed
 TMT-A 59.23 ± 10.88 39.81 ± 9.11 <0.001
Attention
 SDMT 31.81 ± 4.45 39.57 ± 6.52 <0.001
Executive function
 TMT B-A 85.96 ± 31.97 56.71 ± 19.54 0.001
 SCWT C-B 68.31 ± 24.81 49.81 ± 21.02 0.009
Spatial function
 Clock Drawing Test 3.31 ± 0.55 3.81 ± 0.40 0.001
Language function
 VFT 42.38 ± 10.09 51.43 ± 7.21 0.001
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD, or counts (%)
  2. Abbreviations: N number of persons, vMCI mild vascular cognitive impairment, MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination, MoCA Montreal Cognitive Assessment, DST digit span test, SDMT symbol digital modalities test, SCWT stroop color word test, CDT clock drawing test, VFT verbal fluency test