THINC-it® for clinical use
THINC-it® is a screening tool for assessment of cognitive functioning in patients with a major depressive episode/disorder. It is comprised of the PDQ– 5D (a short questionnaire for the patient to complete), and four neuropsychological tests - Spotter, Symbol check, Code Breaker, and Trails test.
How does it work
Step 1: Download THINC-it® for clinical use
Step 2: Open the App, accept terms and conditions and carefully read the instructions before trying the tests and the questionnaire.
Step 3: When with a patient make sure they also try the tutorials and understand what they need to do before completing the series of 4 screening tests and the short questionnaire.
Step 4: Assess the results on the different tests and consider the information in making an overall evaluation of the patient´s cognitive functioning
Code breaker evaluates executive function, processing speed, and attention/concentration
Spotter primarily evaluates attentional skills, but also elements of executive function
Symbol Check evaluates working memory, executive function and attention/concentration
Trails evaluates executive function
PDQ-5D is a 5-item self-report scale that broadly evaluates attention/concentration, planning/organization, and retrospective and prospective memory.
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (Mexico), Portuguese (Brazil), Korean, Chinese (Simplified), Dutch, Danish, Polish, Japanese, Hungarian, Arabic.
Arabic language support
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.