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LAT Line Orientation Test

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Application

Measures visual orientation ability.
Visual orientation ability is a fundamental component of spatial-perceptual functions which can be impaired for different neurological and/or psychiatric disorders, such as craniocerebral trauma, stroke, various forms of dementia, Parkinson's disease as well as schizophrenia, affective disorders and anxiety disorders.
The LAT is used when visual orientation ability is relevant for traffic psychology or traffic medicine investigations – particularly for neurological and psychiatric patients.

Administration

Two arrows connected at the ends are shown and 20 numbered lines arranged in a circle are shown next to the arrows. The respondent must state which numbers the two arrows would point to if they were in the middle of the circle.

Test forms

S1: Standard form.
S2: Parallel form.

Scoring

The following main variable is scored:
Visual orientation ability: Measure of spatial angle orientation, as a fundamental skill of visuospatial orientation.

Scoring elements

Table
Profile
Working time
Confidence interval
Profile analysis
Test protocol
Item analysis protocol
Progress chart
Special diagrammatic representation of results
Personalized Word report
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Test type

Special Ability Tests

Test information

adaptive
modular
language-free item material
parallel test form
conforms to the Rasch-model
additional device required
high level of test security
wide norm spectrum
test form available for online presentation - open mode
links to CogniPlus
supervisor-supported testing

Languages

English
German

Duration

Between 4 and 5 minutes, depending on the test form.

Age

Norms for ages 14+.

Special features

Standard instructions or supervisor-supported instructions are available.