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Revised norms and decision rules for the Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery, Form II.
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PMID:  14591259     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
All control subjects from a previous Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery, Form II (LNNB2) normative study were combined with a considerably larger normative sample to produce a composite normative sample of 392 subjects with a mean high school educational level. Revised norms for the LNNB2 were developed based on this sample and were scaled with uniform T-scores to make scale elevations comparable across LNNB2 measures. Differences between the scalewise LNNB2 normative values and published alternatives were highly significant. A critical level and actuarial decision rules for differentiation of normal from neurologically impaired performance level were developed for the LNNB2 using the current empirical norms (86% accuracy with current sample empirical critical level; 89% accuracy with LNNB1 critical level). The normative prediction values of Golden, Purisch, and Hammeke for the LNNB2 were not satisfactory (69% overall, with 45% accuracy among brain damaged sample). There was no significant effect of sex of subject on LNNB2 performance level among the control subjects.
J A Moses; B K Schefft; J L Wong; R A Berg
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0887-6177     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch Clin Neuropsychol     Publication Date:  1992  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-10-31     Completed Date:  2004-01-07     Revised Date:  2004-01-13    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9004255     Medline TA:  Arch Clin Neuropsychol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  251-69     Citation Subset:  -    
Psychology Service, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA.
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Arch Clin Neuropsychol. 1993;8(2):184

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