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

Short CAM

Purpose : Test for delirium


Admin time : 5 min


User Friendly :  High


Administered by : Healthcare professional

 

Content : Four features found to have the greatest ability to distinguish delirium or reversible confusion from other types of cognitive impairment.

 

Author :  Inouye SK, 1990

 

Delirium is one of 4 sub-domains of the  

Psychological Assessment

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Psychological Assessment
Psychological Assessment
Psychological Assessment

The Psychological Assessment is one of 8 domains of the

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

This Tool is used in Delirium

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Delirium
Delirium
Delirium

Short Confusion Assessment method

Short CAM

CAM
CAM
CAM

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