Table 1

Neuropsychological follow-up
Neuropsychological assessment I examination II examination – after 6 months
MMSE 16 19
Verbal memory
(10 words)
  Immediate recall 4 4
  Delayed recall 1 2
  Recognition 0 2
Language
  VF (animal) 10 13
  BNT 10 10
Attention/executive function
  Digit symbol (coding) 8 (2 mistakes) 10 (1 mistakes)
  VF (M) 1 3

MMSE - Mini Mental State Examination; BNT – Boston Naming Test; VF (animal) – Verbal Fluency, number of animals produced for 1 min; VF (M) – Verbal Fluency, number of words beginning with letter “M” for 1 min.

Mehrabian et al.

Mehrabian et al. BMC Neurology 2012 12:96   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-12-96

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