Category Psych News

Fully-automated analysis of voice recordings-from neuropsychological tests-found to help differentiate normal cognition from dementia and mild cognitive impairment

Cred­it: James Byrne Voice Record­ings Spot Cog­ni­tive Impair­ment (Med­Page Today): A machine-learn­ing mod­el iden­ti­fied mild cog­ni­tive impair­ment and demen­tia from dig­i­tal voice record­ings of neu­ropsy­cho­log­i­cal tests, an ear­ly study showed. Among 1,084 peo­ple in the Fram­ing­ham Heart Study whose tests were record­ed,…