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Listed below are the details for the data element.

FITBIR
1.1
Element Type
Common Data Element
Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System (D-KEFS) Tower Test-Item 8 total number of moves
DKEFSTowerItem8TotMovesNum
Short Description
Item 8 total number of moves, related to Tower Test, as part of the Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System (D-KEFS).
Definition
Item 8 total number of moves, related to Tower Test, as part of the Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System (D-KEFS).
 

Biomedical Terminologies and Standards

Notes
Discontinue after three consecutive item failures. Disk Labels: 1 = Smallest to 5 = Largest
Creation Date
2016-08-11
Historical Notes
References
Delis, D. C., Kaplan, E., & Kramer, J. H. (2001). Delis-Kaplan executive function system (D-KEFS). Copyright 2001 NCS Pearson, Inc. All rights reserved; Brian P. Yochim , Juliana V. Baldo , Katherine D. Kane & Dean C. Delis (2009) D-KEFS Tower Test performance in patients with lateral prefrontal cortex lesions: The importance of error monitoring, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 31:6, 658-663, DOI: 10.1080/13803390802448669;Goldstein, S., & Naglieri, J. A. (Eds.). (2013). Handbook of executive functioning. Springer Science & Business Media.

Data Type
Numeric Values
Input Restrictions
Free-Form Entry
Minimum Value
20
Population
Adult and Pediatric
Guidelines/Instructions
Examiner records the total number of moves;The subsequent eight towers require 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 13, 20, and 26 moves
Preferred Question Text
Total # Moves (Min. = 20)
Category Groups and Classifications
DiseaseDomainSub-Domain
Traumatic Brain Injury Assessments and Examinations Physical/Neurological Examination
General (For all diseases) Assessments and Examinations Physical/Neurological Examination

Classification

General (For all diseases) :
Supplemental
Concussion/Mild TBI :
Supplemental
Acute Hospitalized :
Supplemental
Moderate/Severe TBI: Rehabilitation :
Supplemental
Epidemiology :
Supplemental
Keywords
TowerTest , DKEFS
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Admin Information


Effective Date
Until Date
Last Change Date
2018-04-16
See Also
Submitting Organization Name
NIH/CIT/BRICS
Submitting Contact Name
Heather Rodney
Submitting Contact Information
heather.rodney@nih.gov
Steward Organization Name
NIH/CIT/BRICS
Steward Contact Name
Olga Vovk
Steward Contact Information
olga.vovk@nih.gov
NINDS ID

Change History