Cognitive Testing

Brief Memory Test ‘Ages’ Older Adults

A simple memory test can have a noticeable impact on just how old some older adults feel, results from a cognitive study show. … More

  • Schools whose students have the highest gains on standardized test scores do not produce similar gains in tests that measure abstract and logical thinking, a data analysis shows. ... More

    Even When Test Scores Go Up, Some Cognitive Abilities Don’t

    Schools whose students have the highest gains on standardized test scores do not produce similar gains in tests that measure abstract and logical thinking, a data analysis shows. ... More

  • A simple 3-minute test may accurately identify older drivers who are at heightened risk of serious accidents because of cognitive decline... More

    Simple Maze Test Could Help Identify Drivers’ Accident Risk

    A simple 3-minute test may accurately identify older drivers who are at heightened risk of serious accidents because of cognitive decline... More

  • Tests on memory and perceptual speeds indicate that older adults display more consistent cognitive performance day to day compared with younger adults... More

    Young Versus Old: Who Performs More Consistently?

    Tests on memory and perceptual speeds indicate that older adults display more consistent cognitive performance day to day compared with younger adults... More

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