Is the Clock Drawing Test Appropriate for Screening for Mild Cognitive Impairment? – Results of the German Study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)

Lena Ehreke, Melanie Luppa, Tobias Luck, Birgitt Wiese, Siegfried Weyerer, Sandra Eifflaender-Gorfer, Dagmar Weeg, Julia Olbrich, Hendrik Van Den Bussche, Cadja Bachmann, Marion Eisele, Wolfgang Maier, Frank Jessen, Michael Wagner, Angela Fuchs, Michael Pentzek, Matthias C. Angermeyer, Hans-Helmut König & Steffi G. Riedel-Heller
Background: Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) are at high risk to develop dementia and are a target group for preventive interventions. Therefore, research aims at diagnosing MCI at an early stage with short, simple and easily administrable screening tests. Due to the fact that the Cl[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]