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  1. Assessment of cognition in the elderly : Pieces of a complex puzzle.

    Article - En anglais

    Thorough assessment of the cognitive status of elderly patients is the foundation of the health exam.

    An understanding of normal changes of aging impacting on the cognitive abilities of older persons and the ability to systematically screen for potentially reversible deficits are necessary clinical skills.

    This article offers health care professionals guidelines for conducting the geriatric interview and examination.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Cognition, Etiopathogénie, Questionnaire, Arbre décision, Forme clinique, Evaluation, Cognitive Assessment Test, Personne âgée, Homme, Système nerveux pathologie, Encéphale pathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Cognition, Etiopathogenesis, Questionnaire, Decision tree, Clinical form, Evaluation, Cognitive Assessment Test, Elderly, Human, Nervous system diseases, Cerebral disorder

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 99-0011445

    Code Inist : 002B17I. Création : 31/05/1999.