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Measure: Cognitive Flexibility   #530100  About


This measure assesses flexibility in detection and use of rules that govern behavior.


Cognitive flexibility is one component of the multidimensional construct "executive function." This measure provides a marker of the development of executive function. Substance use has been shown to correlate with deficits in both cognitive flexibility and other aspects of executive functioning.



Child, Cognitive Flexibility, DCCS, Dimensional Change Card Sort Border Version, Dimensional Change Card Sort Standard Version, Drug Abuse, Drug Use, Executive Function, Neuropsychiatry, NIH Toolbox, Substance Abuse, Substance Use, SAA, Substance Use-related Neurobehavioral and Cognitive Risk Factors

Measure Release Date: November 21, 2016

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