Table 4.

Characteristics of memory-impaired patients

PatientAge, yEducation, yWAIS-III IQWMS-R
AttentionVerbalVisualGeneralDelay
KE7013.510811464847255
LJ7412101105836069<50
RS55129999858182<50
GW5212108105678670<50
JRW48129087659570<50
  • The Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-III (WAIS-III) and the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised (WMS-R) yield mean scores of 100 in the normal population with a SD of 15. The WMS-R does not provide numerical scores for individuals who score below 50. IQ scores for RS and JRW are from the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised.