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Table 8 Overview of the psychometric properties for pencil and paper tests validated in a (memory) clinic for AD dementia (part 1)

From: Brief cognitive screening instruments for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease: a systematic review

Name Number of articles Healthy controls AD n Sensitivity Specificity n AUC n Internal consistency n Inter-rater n Test-retest (mean time between tests)
AQT 1 47 180 227 88 82 227 95      227 0.88 (16 weeks)
MIS 1 206 187 393 97         187 0.91 (?)
SIS 1 475 1061 1536 88.5 78.3 1536 83.8       
Phototest 1 30 56 86 89.3 96.7 86 97       
SPMT 1 54 128 182 84.8 89.8 182 92.5    128 0.750* 0.795** 128 0.898*
0.929** (2.3 months)
Mini-Cog 1 64 215 279 90.7          
K-D test 1 135 32 167 93.8   167 74       
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