SMELL IDENTIFICATION TEST (SIT)

an odour test with 40 different smells for people age 5 and up. It is used to assess sensitivity and to evaluate any impairment that can be the onset of another disease like Alzheimer's. A patch is sniffed and then an answer chosen from 4 possibilities.

SMELL IDENTIFICATION TEST (SIT): "The Smell Identification Test can be an early indicator for Alzheimer's Disease."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SMELL IDENTIFICATION TEST (SIT)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/smell-identification-test-sit/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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