Clinical Toolbox

Context for Use
Evaluation criteria for assessing an elderly patientís executive function.  Especially important for discharge planning.

May be self-administered and assessment can be confirmed by occupational therapy evaluation.

Requires completion of a lengthy survey.  Responses based on patient or proxy report and may not be reliable.

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General Resources for Inpatient Elder Care
Mental Status Tests
Functional Assessment Tests: Informant Based

Mobility Assessment Tools
Pain Assessment
Pressure Ulcers
Practice Guidelines

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