Predicting functional ability in mild cognitive impairment with the Dementia Rating Scale-2
International Psychogeriatrics, 04/26/2012Greenaway MC et al.
The findings suggest that performance on the Dementia Rating Scale–2, and specific subscales related to executive function and memory, is significantly related to instrumental activities of daily living in individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). These cognitive measures are also associated with decision–making–related abilities in MCI.
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