TITLE

Assessing cognitive impairment

AUTHOR(S)
Nixon, Sara Jo
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Alcohol Health & Research World;1995, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews a sampling of the plethora of assessment tools used to evaluate alcohol's impact on cognitive functioning. Neuropsychological and neurocognitive assesment; Neuropsychological consequences of chronic alcohol abuse; Cognitive effects of acute alcohol administration.
ACCESSION #
9512281406

 

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