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Alzheimer's Quick Test (AQT) Assessment of Temporal-Parietal Function

Author(s):Elisabeth H. Wiig, Niels Peter Nielsen, Lennart Minthon, and Siegbert Warkentin
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Pearson
Year:2002
Age Range:15–95
Administration Time:3–5 minutes
Language(s):English, Spanish
Computerized Scoring:No
Description:Use the AQT in conjunction with brain imaging (e.g., CT scan, MRI) and other neuro-psychiatric procedures to support an early differential diagnosis of various types of dementia including Alzheimer's Disease, Lewy body Disease, Parkinson's Disease, and other neurological disorders. Elisabeth H. Wiig, a renowned language expert, and an esteemed group of leaders in neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry and gerontology teamed to develop AQT.

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