Table 2.

Comparison of neurocognitive test results for normal BP and EBP subjects (mean ± SD)

Neurocognitive TestNormal BPEBPP
WASI Verbal IQ98.4 ± 16.295.5 ± 18.10.11
    vocabulary47.5 ± 11.846.0 ± 12.30.25
    similarities49.3 ± 1147.2 ± 12.80.11
WASI Performance IQ96.1 ± 16.792.4 ± 14.90.03
    block design46.6 ± 11.544.3 ± 10.60.05
    matrix reasoning48.3 ± 11.245.5 ± 110.02
WASI Full-Scale IQ97.0 ± 16.293.4 ± 16.50.04
WIAT-II
    basic reading96.0 ± 1795.0 ± 18.70.62
    numeric operations94.3 ± 19.591.6 ± 220.26
    spelling96.3 ± 16.393.8 ± 17.90.21
    total achievement95.2 ± 17.393.3 ± 18.90.35
CPT-II
    omissions51.8 ± 1252.7 ± 16.20.63
    commissions51.5 ± 10.652.0 ± 10.90.71
BRIEF
    BRI53.2 ± 10.954.0 ± 12.10.50
    MI55.5 ± 11.556.2 ± 10.90.53
    GEC54.7 ± 11.655.6 ± 11.10.43
  • EBP, elevated BP; WASI, Wechsler Abbreviated Scales of Intelligence; WIAT-II-A, Wechsler Individual Achievement Test-II-Abbreviated; CPT-II, Conners' Continuous Performance Test-II; BRIEF, Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Functions; BRI, behavior regulation index; MI, metacognition index; GEC, global executive composite.