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Author: Paul J. Jurica, Christopher L Leitten and Steven Mattis
Summary: The DRS-2 assesses a patient’s overall level of cognitive functioning. It can be used to track changes in cognitive status over time.
Format: 47 p. ; 28 cm. + 1 scoring booklet, 1 set of stimulus cards (32 p.).
Library Record: Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library Reserves (WM 145 J95d 2001 manual ATOOLS)
Population: 56 to 105 years
Equipment: 47 p. ; 28 cm. + 1 scoring booklet, 1 set of stimulus cards (32 p.).
URL Link to Publisher: http://www4.parinc.com/Products/Product.aspx?ProductID=DRS-2
Determine Validity and Reliability
To determine validity and reliability of this test copy and paste the search string into a PubMed (U of M faculty, students and affiliated users use this PubMed link):
("cognitive performance test") AND ((((("Reproducibility of Results"[Mesh]) OR "Sensitivity and Specificity"[Mesh])) OR (reliabl* OR valid*)) OR (sensitiv* AND specif*))
(("cognitive performance test”) OR (IN cognitive performance test)) AND (( (MH "Reliability and Validity+") OR (MH "Measurement Issues and Assessments+") OR (MH "Predictive Validity") OR (MH "Sensitivity and Specificity") ) OR ( reliabil* OR valid* ) OR ( sensitivity and specificity ))
The Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library will provide assessment tools and outcome measures for loan to faculty, students and staff of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) with a valid University of Manitoba (U of M) Library ID. If you qualify to borrow a tool you will need to fill out and present this form to the NJMHSL Circulation staff.
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