LAT

Line Orientation Test
Author: SCHUHFRIED
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The listed price refers to a single test administration.
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Field of Application+

NEURO
TRAFFIC
SPORT
HR
Detailed Description+

Measures visual orientation ability.
Visual orientation ability is a fundamental component of spatial-perceptual functions which can be impaired for different neurological and/or psychiatric disorders, such as craniocerebral trauma, stroke, various forms of dementia, Parkinson's disease as well as schizophrenia, affective disorders and anxiety disorders.
The LAT is used when visual orientation ability is relevant for traffic psychology or traffic medicine investigations – particularly for neurological and psychiatric patients.

Test forms+

S1: Standard form.
S2: Parallel form.

Task+

Two arrows connected at the ends are shown and 20 numbered lines arranged in a circle are shown next to the arrows. The respondent must state which numbers the two arrows would point to if they were in the middle of the circle.

Dimensions+

Reactive behavior & visual functions

Spatial processing

Languages+

Hungarian

English (USA)

German

Duration+

Between 4 and 5 minutes, depending on the test form.

Age+

Norms for ages 14+.

Test administration+

Controlled Mode

Proctored Mode


The listed price refers to a single test administration.
Please consider that the VTS Standard Subscription is required to start a test in VTS.

Field of Application+

NEURO
TRAFFIC
SPORT
HR
Detailed Description+

Measures visual orientation ability.
Visual orientation ability is a fundamental component of spatial-perceptual functions which can be impaired for different neurological and/or psychiatric disorders, such as craniocerebral trauma, stroke, various forms of dementia, Parkinson's disease as well as schizophrenia, affective disorders and anxiety disorders.
The LAT is used when visual orientation ability is relevant for traffic psychology or traffic medicine investigations – particularly for neurological and psychiatric patients.

Test forms+

S1: Standard form.
S2: Parallel form.

Task+

Two arrows connected at the ends are shown and 20 numbered lines arranged in a circle are shown next to the arrows. The respondent must state which numbers the two arrows would point to if they were in the middle of the circle.

Dimensions+

Reactive behavior & visual functions

Spatial processing

Languages+

Hungarian

English (USA)

German

Duration+

Between 4 and 5 minutes, depending on the test form.

Age+

Norms for ages 14+.

Test administration+

Controlled Mode

Proctored Mode


Scoring+

The following main variable is scored:
Visual orientation ability: Measure of spatial angle orientation, as a fundamental skill of visuospatial orientation.