5. Screening for Cognitive Problems after Stroke

  1. Nadina B. Lincoln1,
  2. Ian I. Kneebone2,
  3. Jamie A. B. Macniven3 and
  4. Reg C. Morris4

Published Online: 1 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch5

Psychological Management of Stroke

Psychological Management of Stroke

How to Cite

Lincoln, N. B., Kneebone, I. I., Macniven, J. A. B. and Morris, R. C. (2011) Screening for Cognitive Problems after Stroke, in Psychological Management of Stroke, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Nottingham, UK

  2. 2

    University of Surrey, UK

  3. 3

    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand

  4. 4

    Cardiff University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470684276

Online ISBN: 9781119961307



  • screening, for cognitive problems after stroke;
  • stroke patients, and cognitive impairments;
  • good criterion validity;
  • ‘area under the curve’ (AUC) statistic;
  • post-stroke dementia screening;
  • Addenbrookes Cognitive Examination (ACE);
  • CAMCOG, forming part of CAMDEX;
  • Abbreviated Mental Test (AMT);
  • cognitive impairment after stroke;
  • SSTALD, higher level of language abilities


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Screening for post-stroke dementia

  • Screening for cognitive impairment after stroke

  • Screening in cognitive domains

  • Conclusions