Popular Mobile Games Can Be Used To Detect Signs Of Cognitive Decline

Article December 9, 2019

Popular mobile games can be used to detect signs of cognitive decline. Game-related metrics on existing off-the-shelf games, including Tetris, Candy Crush, and Fruit Ninja, have potential to be used as proxies for conventional cognitive measures, specifically for visuospatial function, visual search capability, mental flexibility, memory, and attention. Researchers have concluded that individuals with poorer…

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