Wednesday September 20th 2017

MS researchers study predictors of employment status

Researchers have studied MS measurement tools for their effectiveness in predicting employment status. They compared the Expanded Disability Status Scale, the Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite, the Paced Auditory Serial Addition Task, and the Symbol Digit Modalities Test, and found the SDMT effective in differentiating employed from unemployed. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)

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MS researchers study predictors of employment status

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