The effect of anxiety on a Clock Completion Test (CCT) in elderly patients in a geriatric rehabilitative unit preliminary study.
Source: Clinical Gerontologist 20(1):15-27.
Abstract: This study was conducted to investigate if a correlation existed between reactive anxiety and cognitive ability (Clock Completion Test) in geriatric rehabilitation unit. The results showed significant positive correlation between depressive symptoms and reactive anxiety at the time of discharge and admission. (CIRRIE Abstract)
Institution: Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Meir Hospital Kfar Sava, Tel Aviv, Israel
Subject headings: Abstracts, Anxiety disorders, Cognition, Daily living, Depression, Evaluation techniques, Functional limitations, Geriatric rehabilitation, Health promotion, Joints, Older adults, Pilot projects, Questionnaires, Rehabilitation, Self concept, Stroke, Surgery, Tests