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Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Brief Interview for Mental Status

Purpose : Quick screening test for mental status


Admin time :  5- 10 min.

User Friendly :  High

Administered by: GP or nurse


Content : 3 items for recall, with instructions for administration and interpretation


Author :  Chodosh, Joshua, et al., 2008


Copyright : Public domain

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Brief Interview for Mental Status

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Brief Interview for Mental Status - online

This Tool is used in Cognitive Decline

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Cognitive Decline is one of 4 sub-domains of the  

Psychological Assessment

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The Psychological Assessment is one of 8 domains of the

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

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