Validation Study

 

The sensitivity and specificity of the BMET to detect VCI in people with SVD has been assessed in a large validation study. In this study the BMET was compared to other common cognitive screening measures and was shown to be the best measure of VCI in patients with SVD.

 

ROC analysis of the B-MET, MoCA and MMSE tests of cognitive impairment.

 

BMET validation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reference: 

 

Brookes, R. L., Hollocks, M. J., Khan, U., Morris, R. G., & Markus, H. S. (2015). The Brief Memory and Executive Test (BMET) for detecting vascular cognitive impairment in small vessel disease: a validation study. BMC Medicine, 13(1), 290. doi:10.1186/s12916-015-0290-y