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What does MMSE stand for?

MMSE stands for Mini-Mental Status Examination


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It included 296 patients age 65 or older with major depressive disorder, a Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale score of 20 or above indicative of at least moderately severe depression, and a Mini-Mental Status Examination score of 20 or more.
The team administered nine neuropsychologic tests to the workers, including the Mini-Mental Status Examination (which measures different cognitive components), the Wechsler Paired Associates Test of memory, the Benton Visual Retention Test, the Isaacs Set Test (which measures the ability to quickly generate lists of words in different semantic categories), and the Finger Tapping Test (which assesses motor speed).
Excluded from the study were individuals who had been previously diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or vascular dementia, those scoring less than 26 on the Mini-Mental Status Examination, and those with clusters of potential comorbid neurologic, cardiovascular, and psychiatric diseases (Neuropsychology 2010;24:547-62).
Excluded were individuals who had been previously diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or vascular dementia, those scoring less than 26 on the Mini-Mental Status Examination, and those with clusters of potential comorbid neurologic, cardiovascular, and psychiatric diseases (Neuropsychology 2010;24:547-62).