P.S. Another post that includes some information on how MMSE was developed.
You can read more by scrolling down to "The Mini Exam with Maximal Staying Power" on this site from 2007.
Ramblings on academic-related matters. For information on my research see https://www.psy.ox.ac.uk/research/oxford-study-of-children-s-communication-impairments. Twin analysis blog: http://dbtemp.blogspot.com/ . ERP time-frequency analysis blog: bishoptechbits.blogspot.com/ . For tweets, follow @deevybee.