Neuropsychological Assessment of Brain Damage: A Validation Study of the McCarron-Dial System

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The present study investigates the effect of brain damage on verbal-spatial-cognitive (VSC) and sensorimotor (SM) measures included in the McCarron-Dial System (MDS). The subjects include 141 brain damaged adults and 42 psychiatric controls. The following research questions are addressed: (a) Does the brain damaged group differ significantly from controls? (b) Are there significant differences among left, right, anterior, posterior, and diffuse brain damaged groups? (c) Do early onset, late onset, acute, and chronic damaged groups differ significantly? and (d) Does a cerebral palsy group differ significantly from a non-CP brain damaged group?

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Dial, Jack Grady August 1982.

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The present study investigates the effect of brain damage on verbal-spatial-cognitive (VSC) and sensorimotor (SM) measures included in the McCarron-Dial System (MDS). The subjects include 141 brain damaged adults and 42 psychiatric controls. The following research questions are addressed: (a) Does the brain damaged group differ significantly from controls? (b) Are there significant differences among left, right, anterior, posterior, and diffuse brain damaged groups? (c) Do early onset, late onset, acute, and chronic damaged groups differ significantly? and (d) Does a cerebral palsy group differ significantly from a non-CP brain damaged group?

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Dial, Jack Grady. Neuropsychological Assessment of Brain Damage: A Validation Study of the McCarron-Dial System, dissertation, August 1982; Denton, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc330600/: accessed August 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; .