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BNI Screen for Higher Cerebral Functions (BNIS)
Creator -George Prigatano, PhD

The BNIS was developed as a screening test for the 1) assessment of cognitive and affective differences after traumatic brain injury (TBI), 2) assessment of outcomes of neurological rehabilitation, and 3) differentiation of patients with complicated and noncomplicated TBI. This test has been translated into several languages, including Swedish, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese and Chinese.