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Moulton, V., McElroy, E., Richards, M., Fitzsimons, E., Northstone, K., Conti, G., Ploubidis, G.B., Sullivan, A. (2019). A guide to the cognitive measures in the British birth cohort studies. London, UK: CLOSER.




Cohorts included

Measuring cognition

Conventions in the available tests

Overview of the cognitive measures

Table 1. Overview of cognitive measures available across childhood in the British birth cohorts

Specific features documented

Table 2. Outline of the key features documented for each measure of cognitive ability.

MRC National Survey of Health and Development (NSHD)

NSHD (Age 8)

NFER Picture Intelligence

NFER Reading Comprehension