Dementia screening with self-med and post fall assessments - page 2

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I work in an assisted living facility and I am considering using dementia screening tools such as the MoCA along with self-med assessments and post fall assessments. My thought is to discover any possible issues with... Read More


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    Quote from tyvin
    Here's a link I found with several tools.

    http://www.dementia-assessment.com.au/cognitive/

    I earlier suggested the MMSE but it appears that it can be culturally and educationally challenging. I've read that many are using the RUDSA in place of the MMSE. I still like the MMSE though they say people can memorize it ... anyway you could also adjust the tools. Hope this helps.
    Thanks so much!


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