Validation of the Sinhala Version of the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination-Revised for the Detection of Dementia in Sri Lanka: Comparison with the Mini-Mental Status Examination and the Montreal Cognitive Assessment.


Interdisciplinary Center for Innovation in Biotechnology and Neuroscience, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka, [Email]


Sri Lanka is a rapidly aging country, where dementia prevalence will increase significantly in the future. Thus, inexpensive and sensitive cognitive screening tools are crucial.


Cognitive assessment,Cognitive impairment,Cognitive screening test,Cultural adaptation,Dementia,Sri Lanka,Translation,