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Main Title Preliminary Study to Evaluate the Use of the Neurobehavioral Evaluation System (NES) in Children in Preparation for NHANES III. Report 1.
Author Ornstein, P. A. ; Arcia, E. ; Otto, D. ;
CORP Author Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC. ;North Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill.
Publisher Mar 90
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA/600/1-90/003;
Stock Number PB90-186321
Additional Subjects Tests ; Neurology ; Children ; Nervous system disorders ; Performance tests ; Performance evaluation ; Validity ; Neurologic examination ; Toxic substances ; National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey ; Protocols
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB90-186321 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/15/1990
Collation 32p
The study evaluated the feasibility of using five Neurobehavioral Evaluation System tests with children in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). Results indicated that three tests (Simple Reaction Time, Symbol-Digit Substitution and Continuous Performance Test) could be administered effectively to children in the second grade and above. Two tests--Digit Span and Serial Digit Learning--were not found to be suitable for use with children in NHANES III.