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Synonyms for examination

Synonyms for examination

the act of examining carefully

a close or systematic study

a medical inquiry into a patient's state of health


a set of questions or exercises designed to determine knowledge or skill

Synonyms for examination

a detailed inspection of your conscience (as done daily by Jesuits)

the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned

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Reliability of a Standardized Mini-Mental State Examination compared with the traditional Mini- Mental State Examination.
This recent clinical trial evaluated the effects of a particular extract (Memo[R]) on Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) scores in patients with mild cognitive impairment.
The assignment to augment the textbook reading assignments on "cognitive deficits and diagnosis" is to view the free mini-mental state examination informational video on YouTube and take notes.
Participants completed a Modified Mini-Mental State Examination (3MSE), health and lifestyle questionnaires, and standardized measurements of height, weight, body circumference, and blood pressure.
The Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) is widely used in psychiatry and throughout the medical community to evaluate a patient's cognitive status.
The TYM was more sensitive in detection of Alzheimer's disease than the mini-mental examination, detecting 93% of patients compared with 52% for the mini-mental state examination.
As measured by the Mini-Mental State Examination, baseline incidence of dementia in this group appeared to be quite low.
Severity of SDB, regardless of the measure used, was associated with cognitive impairment as measured by the Mini-Mental State Examination, a 30-point questionnaire that tests memory, spatial orientation, and mathematical skills.
The researchers tested immediate memory and delayed recall, and also administered two other tests known as the Mini-Mental State Examination and the Symbol Digit Modalities Test.
At the 16-month follow-up, the investigators screened the patients using the Geriatric Depression Scale, and they measured cognitive abilities using the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE).
Progression has been measured using various endpoints, such as global cognitive function, or tools, such as the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE).
The subjects underwent a cognitive assessment with the Modified Mini-Mental State Examination during their baseline examinations and again in a follow-up interview completed during 1998-1999.
Patients were followed daily throughout their hospitalization for evidence of dementia assessed using 3 cognitive tests (the Mini-Mental State Examination, the Digit Span test, and the Confusion Assessment Method rating).