Objective: The Everyday Cognition scale (Ecog) is a recently developed instrument designed to capture caregiver reports of mild functional difficulties in individuals with neurodegenerative conditions. Although it has been well studied in individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer's disease, to our knowledge it has not been explored in individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD) related cognitive impairment. Thus the current study sought to describe the profile of difficulties on the Ecog in relation to cognitive screening scores in a convenience PD sample. Method: Caregivers of 49 community dwelling individuals with PD (67% male; 96% Caucasian; 41% Hoehn & Yahr Stage III) completed the Ecog while the participant completed the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and other measures. Results: Difficulties with divided attention were the most frequently reported problems in the sample. When divided by MoCA scores into normal (n = 12), suspected MCI (n = 25) and suspected dementia (n...

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